Climate Technology

Where the rest of the world sees garbage, Dudu Ntuli sees an opportunity. According to a 2011 study by the South African Ministry of the Environment, only 10% of all recyclable waste in South Africa is actually processed for reuse. The rest...

Access to Finance

Mobile Innovation

Two mobile developer teams from Jamaica’s University of Technology copped the first and second prizes at a Caribbean CodeSprint/Hackathon held in Kingston, May 24-25. They walked away with winnings of US$250 and US$150 respectively.

Women's Entrepreneurship

Agribusiness Entrepreneurship

SUCCESS STORIES

With the support of the Ethiopia Climate Innovation Center (ECIC), Rahel Moges is turning traditional Injera into a fast-...
Ho Van Hoan founder of Ho Hoan Cau has developed an innovative molding machine that can produce bricks with less material and no...
In August, Allan Marega was selected to participate in the first-ever support program for crowdfunding in East Africa organized...

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

By Varun Bhandari  Do you know that most clean-tech entrepreneurs in Kenya view mentorship just as...
Following a 5-week competition and rigorous selection process, Accelerate Caribbean is excited to announce...
Farmia, co-founded by Milos Milic and Srđan Stupar in Serbia, is a digital platform for livestock...
infoDev / The World Bank welcomed new financial support by the governments of Norway and The Netherlands to...

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infoDev, a global multi-donor program in the World Bank Group, supports growth-oriented entrepreneurs through business incubators and innovation hubs. It assists entrepreneurs secure appropriate early-stage financing; convening entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers, mentors and other stakeholders for dialogue and action. We also produce cutting-edge knowledge products, closely linked to our work on the ground.