- October 09, 2023
The United Nations world Food Programme (WFP)IGNITE Innovation Hub , Circle Innovation and DTU Skylab , Foodlab , with the support of Care Denmark and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs , have launched the highly anticipated second edition of the IGNITE SEED Innovation Programme in East Africa to support entrepreneurial teams with research-backed ideas focused on innovating food systems with research-backed ideas in the market.
Join us the NEC innovation challenge 2023 , a on of a kind opportunity for startups with innovative solutions in Large Language Model (LLM) , Healthcare , Child Protection and Safety , Smart Retailing and Urban Agriculture . Collaborate with NEC a leading global brand alongside our partners and sponsors to tackle domestic challenges and transform them into feasible business opportunities .
CALLING ALL INNOVATIVE START-UPS !! Eurosatory , the world leading defense , security and civil protection exhibit is thrilled to announce the Eurosatory start-ups challenge 2024 . We are looking for startups with groundbreaking products ,exceptional services or unique expertise that can redefine the landscape of defense, security and civil protection.
We run a world -class accelerator programme supporting Africa's boldest innovators to scale homegrown solutions. Our accelerator programme is designed to give you the funding and platform you need to take your company global . We offer start-ups $50,000 USD in funding and a 3 month cohort program including personalized two week consultation sessions with tailored support , in exchange for 10 % equity .Our venture team works with our portfolio to accelerate growth ,build capacity and unlock the next funding stages to help companies scale.
2024 UNICEF Innovation Funding Opportunity for Health Tech startups ($ 100K equity -free Investments)
The UNICEF Venture Fund is looking to invest in Open Source frontier Technology solution that have potential to create a radical change in children health's ,nutrition and mental health. UNICEF Venture fund is offering up to US$ 100K in equity free funding for early stage , for profit technology startups that can improve the lives of children.
Mest Africa Challenge(MAC) is a Pan African pitch competition for early stage technology startups starting from seeking to ramp traction and growth. This year we are thrilled to bring even more excitement to early -stage technology entrepreneurs with startups based in Ghana, Nigeria ,Senegal ,Kenya and South Africa. As part of this prestigious competition ,founders stand a chance to win the coveted USD 50,000 in equity ,gain global recognition and become part of MEST Africa's lifelong supportive community.
The Bureau of International labor Affairs (ILAB) U.S department of labor (DOL) announces the grant for one cooperative agreement to fund a technical assistant project in support o Escuador to improve adherence to international labor standards specifically related to child labor ,forced labor and promotion of labor rights in the agricultural sectors particularly in the banana and cut flower supply chains.