Climate Launchpad Ghana 2020 Commences

Climate Launchpad, the biggest global green business ideas competition, has opened applications for the 2020 edition in Ghana. Climate Launchpad 2020, which will be run in Ghana and 55 other countries, gives the opportunity to aspiring entrepreneurs to share their ideas and solutions to climate change and through the competition get a shot at growing them. In Ghana, it is …

Planting Without Soil …A Young Entrepreneur’s Innovation

Innovation is what’s driving today’s world. That’s why businesses are told to innovate or die. One area where innovation is really needed on our continent is the agriculture sector – and a lot of startups are trying in this regard. This week, the B&FT’s Inspiring Startups caught up with a young man whose passion for innovation made him ignore his …

GCIC Peer Exchange Program Takes Ghana Bamboo Bikes Global

Bamboo Bikes Initiative is a social enterprise industrializing bamboo through the production of bamboo bicycles. Chief Executive Officer Bernice Dapaah, a Ghana Climate Innovation Centre (GCIC) Cohort 1 entrepreneur, in this article shares how her company arrived at internationally acceptable quality in standards of bikes produced through the GCIC Peer Exchange Program. She writes: In order to successfully sell our …