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2 02, 2016

SEED AWARDS 2016: An updated call for applications from green start-up enterprises.

SEED Awards 2016
Deadline extended to 31st March 2016

Is your enterprise in a start-up phase and does it integrate social and environmental benefits, solving pressing local issues?
Do you need support to help to establish and grow your enterprise?

SEED has opened the Call for Applications for the 2016 Switch Africa Green-SEED Awards, SEED
Africa […]

27 01, 2016

SNV and BSpace hold the first Switch Africa Green Stakeholder Engagement Forum in the Albertine Nile Region

On 11th December 2015, SNV Uganda with BSpace its implementing partner in collaboration with Petroleum Institute for Proactive Action (PIPA) held the first Stakeholder Engagement forum at the Parkside Safari Lodge in Pakwach.

The objective of the forum was to engage with the project stakeholders to co-create a common working platform that will ensure that […]

21 10, 2015

OXFAM and B-Space release a report on impact investor funding in Uganda.

OXFAM and B-Space release a report on Impact investor funding in Uganda.

B-Space and Oxfam Uganda have jointly released a report titled ”Mapping the Impact investment Space in Uganda” as part of the ON Impact Investments (ONII) program.  Under the program, Oxfam is supporting entrepreneurs committed to achieving social impact while making financial returns in […]

15 10, 2015

Switch Africa Green: B-Space makes inception visit to the Albertine Nile Region

The team visited the farmers in the villages and in their gardens.
On 27th-30th of October 2015, the B-Space team led by the MD Peter Masaaba and accompanied by the Projects and Communications Associate, visited the Albertine region of Nwoya and Pakwach Uganda in the Framework of the Project ‘’Switch Africa Green: ‘’Supporting Uganda to […]

15 10, 2015

B-Space and Bop Inc Netherlands sign MOU .

B-Space and Bop Inc Netherlands sign a Memorandum of  Understanding.

 B-Space Ltd’s Managing Director Peter Masaaba and  Bop Inc’s Executive Director  Mr. Henk J.W van Dujin signing the MOU. Photos courtesy of Bspace Ltd.
 B-Space has hit another milestone in the Inclusive Business Arena by signing an MOU with the Bop Innovation Center Netherlands to become […]

14 10, 2015

Bop Inc and B-Space hold a flying food consultative workshop with Ugandan stakeholders.

While grasshoppers and white ants are commonly eaten in Uganda and considered a delicacy in most areas, crickets as a food are unheard of despite their being a super-food packed with nutritional value. Crickets are not only crunchy and tasty, they are highly nutritious as they are rich in proteins, carbohydrates and fats.

 

”The […]

2 09, 2015

B-Space supports ICCO Cooperation as challenge Partner

 

B-Space’s Strategy Director  Guustaaf van de Mheen was part of the panel of experts at the pressure cooker event organized by  Enviu and ICCO Cooperation as part of the Agri Business Innovation Challenge . The event took place on Saturday 29th August 2015 at the Sheron Hotel, Kampala.

The first phase of the challenge which […]

24 10, 2014

The Inclusive Business Accelerator goes online

27/10/2014 Join IBA Online, a virtual incubation centre, connecting start-ups, investors and business coaches. […]

24 10, 2014

Driving the inclusive business agenda in Uganda

23/10/2014 B-Space organised a Knowledge Sharing Event for impact investors, development actors, firms and consultants, to enhance understanding and appreciation of Inclusive Business as an effective tool for poverty alleviation. […]

23 10, 2014

A call for proposals

Are you an Ugandan entrepreneur, running an existing for profit business and having an investment need? You might qualify for incubation support of investment from Oxfam Novib Impact Investment Fund […]