Katja Lasseur, Deputy Dutch Ambassador Visits Ghana CIC

Katja Lasseur, Deputy Head of Mission for the Netherlands Embassy in Ghana and her team visited the Ghana CIC on the 5th of February 2019. Her visit to the Ghana CIC is part of a series of visits she will be doing to the various incubator hubs in Ghana receiving funding from the Dutch Government. In what she described as …

World Bank Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Sandie Okoro visits GCIC

On Wednesday, 21st March 2018, the Ghana Climate Innovation Center (GCIC) had the honor of hosting Ms. Sandie Okoro, World Bank Senior Vice President and General Counsel at our office at the Ashesi University campus in Berekuso. She was accompanied by Sheila Braka Musiime (Chief Counsel, Africa) and Nightingale Rukuba-Ngaiza (Senior Counsel for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone). Ms. Okoro’s …

Translight Solar Limited Awarded the Most Innovative Energy Company In 2017 At The Ghana Energy Awards

Translight Solar Limited, a member of the GCIC Cohort 1 clients, was recognized as the most Innovative Energy Company in 2017 at the Ghana Energy Awards beating out the three other nominees in the category.  The award was announced at the maiden prestigious national program at the Labadi Beach Hotel on November 30th 2017. Translight’s innovation is based on creating …

Ghana Climate Innovation Centre awards US$124,900 in grants to Cohort One Entrepreneurs

Following a competitive pitching process, six Cohort One businesses from the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre (GCIC) have been awarded Proof of Concept (PoC) grants totalling $ 124,900. The companies are: Alchemy Alternative Energy Translight Solar Ghana Bamboo Bikes DAS Biogas Global Bamboo Rasaboat The competitive pitch was open to all 11 ventures within GCIC’s Cohort One businesses. PoC grants are …