The objective of the Sierra Leone Diaspora Agribusiness Investor Forum is to promote investments and trade for Sierra Leoneans in the diaspora in their country of origin post-Ebola and -mudslide disasters. As Sierra Leone enters a new era via the recent change of government, the country is keen to restore investor confidence and attract investments […]
Freetown Pitch Night presents ‘Open Night’. Are you an entrepreneur with an original idea? Send it to us at Freetown Pitch Night ([email protected]) by Monday July 2nd before 6 pm, and on July 12th, you could be pitching to an audience of investors, enablers, partners and peers. With an expert panel to give you valuable […]
Freetown Pitch Night presents ‘Open Night’. Entrepreneurs with original ideas will be pitching to an audience of investors, enablers, partners and peers. With an expert panel to give them valuable feed back, Freetown Pitch Night’s ‘Open Night’ offers entrepreneurs the opportunity to make their musings material – whatever they may be.
Theme: Pitch Night Special: for the new Mayor. August 1st 2018. Under the right conditions, entrepreneurs can have incredible power. They can help regions prosper economically and, as they help engineer innovative solutions to problems and challenges, they can also serve society. Yvonne Aki-Sawyer OBE, Freetown’s new Mayor, won a comprehensive mandate from the voters […]
The next wave in Digital Disruption is uniting Fintech with Agtech.On May 16th at 232, the start up, Icommit will pitch their business. ICommit is a mobile money based conditional saving platform that allows smallholder farmers to make regular deposits during and after harvest and access the amount saved at the beginning of the planting […]
Productivity and efficiency in Agriculture is ripe for improvment in Sierra Leone.Such improvement will bring immense benefit to the economy of Sierra Leone.It’s increasingly common to see sensors or drones as essential tools in the agronomical engineer or farmer’s toolkit. Disruptive techologies in robotics and those utilising data science are at the forefront of agriculture […]