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Freetown Pitch Night- A Critical Element in an Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

The Freetown Pitch is more than a night where entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas. It is a platform for them to connect, build their network and crucially, demonstrate their innovative abilities. The Freetown Pitch Night is part of efforts to build an ecosystem in Sierra Leone that will support a new breed of entrepreneurs-value creating […]

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Our Guest Speaker was the General Manager of SALHOC, Mrs. Lavern F Buya-Kamara. She started off my making the point that “Shelter is never a luxury, rather a necessity of which everyone is entitled to”.  However this has being a serious challenge in Sierra Leone especially in the capital city Freetown. She gave several reasons: […]

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Anthill Construction System is a Building Construction & Design company that was registered in 2012, making bricks for housing using local materials in various ways and also building and construction of houses. The making of the bricks using local building materials using primarily, Hydrafoam, Civan Ran and Seasonally Cured Clay Bricks, allows for cost savings […]

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TEKK Landscape: Mr. Thomas M. Macauley

Tekk Landscape was established in 2012 providing solutions on two levels: SOFTSCAPE :Lawns, Trees and Shrubs. These are locally grown from species that are acclimatized to our tropical condition) HARDACAPE: paving blocks, drainage. These are locally produced from river sand, granite and cement) TEKK describes its solutions as Attractive Low cost maintenance Good drainage capacity […]

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Daniel J. L. Conteh, Rural Shelter Aid

Rural Shelter Aid was founded in 2010 under the catholic mission, with the aim of providing solutions that address three key problems.  The first is the serious inadequate supply of housing, the second, affordability and the third, the low utilisation of local materials. Rural Shelter Aid address these problems by the use of waste products […]

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Envirotech General Services Ltd

Envirotech General Services Ltd was presented by its founder and CEO, Abdul Karim Kamara. Envirotech produce quality, durable and affordable outdoor pavement tiles made with plastic waste and sand that helps to protect the environment from erosion, mud, beautifying the environment and enhance easy movement within the environment and also by collecting plastic waste from […]

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Briquette Making Enterprise

Briquette Making Enterprise was represented its founder and CEO, Sheku Kamara. Sheku collects wastes of various types, not including plastic, which is converted into briquettes. Sheku is concerned with the use of coal as energy for cooking. Coal is a major contribution to deforestation in Sierra Leone. Equally important is that the burning of coal […]

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