In collaboration with BlueCrest College, Freetown Pitch Night held its monthly June edition of Pitch Night at Limkokwing University at Hill Station, Freetown on Wednesday, 29th of June, 2022. The theme of this month’s edition is Sustainable Fashion which is geared towards raising the awareness of the effect of fast fashion and the involvement of all other practices in the […]
The future is for fempreneurs. 2022 is most certainly the year of the fempreneur! Freetown Pitch Night is inviting ideas from female founders and female led business to pitch their ideas. 51% of the population in Sierra Leone are women; 63% of the urban woman and even more in the rural areas operate micro-enterprises.Promoting women in Entrepreneurship is a precondition […]
THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU) PARTNERS WITH INNOVATION SL FOR A SPECIAL PITCH NIGHT TO HEAR COMMERCIAL SOLUTIONS TO SIERRA LEONE’S PLASTIC PROBLEMS.
By Memuna Forna- Insight Magazine. There can’t be anyone who has not experienced Sierra Leone’s problem with plastic waste. Abandoned plastic bags, water sachets and bottles litter the streets. They clog gutters and drainage channels, increasing the risk of flooding in our already flood-prone country. They wash up onto the beach, deter tourists, poison our fishing stocks and threaten the […]
The theme for the August month Freetown Pitch Night was “The Circular Economy: Waste to Wealth”. A circular economy addresses mounting resource-related challenges for business and economies, and could generate growth, create jobs, and reduce environmental impacts, including carbon emissions. The circular economy’s potential for innovation, job creation and economic development is huge: estimates indicate a trillion-dollar opportunity. In Sierra […]
Blessings Recycling Enterprise was represented by Joseph A Kamara. Blessings have identified the problem Recycling Management, and Health and safety issues. To solve this problem, Blessings Recycling Enterprise collects and create household item. For example, the company has a toothpaste holder made of our plastic waste. The company has a range of products such as tooth brush holders (Pencil case, […]