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ARED – Rockstart Green Challenge DeepDive

Amsterdam (Netherlands), February 2018. Last week, the ARED team was in Amsterdam participating in Rockstart’s Green Challenge DeepDive Program.  The program was tailor-made by Rockstart to support the five finalists of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017. Following a year of remote mentoring, the five finalists of last year’s Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, Earth Enable, Pond, Lightyear, Glowee, and ARED, all…

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GreenTec Capital Partners attending the German Federal Ministry for Economy and Energy’s Start-up Night! Africa 2018

Frankfurt (Germany), February 2018. GreenTec Capital Partners is very pleased to announce that we will be attending and presenting at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy’s (BMWi) Start-up Night! Africa 2018. The event will be held on March 20th, at the BMWi in Berlin, co-hosted by BMWi, the German-African Business Association (Afrika-Verein),…

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GreenTec Capital Partners at Forum Afrique 2018

Paris (France), February 2018. Last week, Sofien V Sidhoum, Head of our French Office, attended Forum Afrique 2018, hosted at the CCI Paris Ile-de-France (French Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry). The event coincided with the publication of the CIAN 2017 report bringing together policymakers, industry leaders, and prospective investors interested in the business climate in…

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Bio Phyto Collines meets Michaëlle Jean, Secretary General of the OIF

Allada (Benin), December 2017. GreenTec’s newest investee, Bio Phyto Collines, was recently honored by a visit from Michaëlle Jean, Secretary General of the International Organization for Francophonie (OIF). The visit comes as a part of the Secretary’s four-day work trip to Benin. Madame Jean’s visit to Benin was to promote the OIF’s youth engagement program “Libres ensemble”…

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Divine Masters Limited partners with GIZ on fIT2Farm project

Tororo (Uganda), December 2017. GreenTec Capital Partners are very pleased to announce that Divine Masters Limited (DML) is partnering with the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) under its ‘Employment for Sustainable Development in Africa’ (E4D/SOGA) program. DML and GIZ have jointly developed the project “fIT2farm – Smart Farming for sustainable employment in Eastern Uganda” and signed…

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AgroCenta wins the Ghana round of Seedstars Global

Accra (Ghana) September 2017. GreenTec is very proud to announce that AgroCenta won the Ghana round of the Seedstars World early-stage startups competition and will travel to Switzerland next year to compete in the grand finale. AgroCenta, represented by CTO and Co-founder Michael K. Ocansey, was selected from among eight startups in the Seedstars Accra…

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