infoDev is seeking to hire an Agribusiness Specialist to form an integral part of its Agribusiness Entrepreneurship team.
Application Deadline: April 3, 2015
Much of the emphasis on climate change has been on urging countries to act to avoid environmental catastrophe. This new report frames responding to climate change as an extraordinary economic opportunity, particularly in developing countries. The report, published by infoDev, a global innovation and entrepreneurship program in the Bank Group’s Trade & Competitiveness (T&C) Global Practice, recommends actions by the public and private sectors to foster the growing market for SMEs in the clean technology sector.
Request for Expression of Interest: Organizational Support for the Delivery of Women Innovators Network in the Caribbean (WINC) Program
infoDev is seeking a qualified firm with presence in the Caribbean region to support the team in the delivery and implementation of the Women Innovators Network in the Caribbeans (WINC) activities and business acceleration program in the region. View REOI here.
- EPIC Fact Sheet June 2014 (PDF: 1,744KB)
- Caribbean CIC Business Plan DRAFT - Full Text (PDF: 1,744KB)
- Diaspora Investing: The Business and Investment Interests of the Caribbean Diaspora (PDF: 5,911KB)
Extended Term Consultant - Program Officer, Entrepreneurship Program for Innovation in the Caribbean
infoDev is seeking to hire a Program Officer for the Entrepreneurship Program for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC). This position is based in Kinsgton, Jamaica. Apply by August 10, 2014.
This report is an assessment of the overall effects of infoDev’s mobile application labs (mLabs). mLabs are specialized mobile business incubation and acceleration facilities offering physical workspace, mentoring and coaching, devices for mobile application testing, training, and startup competitions.
infoDev's new Guide for Creating Your Own Angel Investor Group aims to educate entrepreneurs and angels from around the globe. It offers hands-on examples, such as financial worksheets, application forms, term sheets, contracts, and checklists that may be used as templates. The publication is a substantial update of the original Kauffman Foundation’s 2004 guidebook, which targeted a U.S. audience. This international edition is written specifically for newcomers to angel investing, and highlights the successes and challenges of angel groups in emerging and frontier markets.