Pitch Night -May 15th
United Nations Member States in 2015 adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as the centerpiece of The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
SGD 6 -Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
Access to safe water and sanitation and sound management of freshwater ecosystems are essential to human health and to environmental sustainability and economic prosperity.
We need the private sector to innovate, be creative, take risks and meet the needs of those low-income urban consumers who lack access to water and proper sanitation.
Entrepreneurs are a force for Social Change. Empowering young entrepreneurs is one of the strategic objectives of the Freetown Pitch Night.
By providing viable and innovative solutions to economic and social issues, these entrepreneurs can transform Sierra Leone.
Four entrepreneurs will pitch their ideas on
(a) access to safe and affordable drinking water
(b) a sanitation business model