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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 […]

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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.

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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 […]

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The theme for the Freetown Pitch Night June 6th event is “Social Entrepreneurship”. The World Economic Forum describes Social Entrepreneurship as “A term that captures a unique approach to economic and social problems, an approach that cuts across sectors and disciplines grounded in certain values and processes that are common to each social entrepreneur, independent […]

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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 […]

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