2704, 2017

PAINT: A call for applications from Ugandan Agripreneurs

PAINT 2017’s call for applications is open!
Are you a business person in the agribusiness sector and wish to be linked to buyers, suppliers and/or investors in form of equity financing, commodity financing, grants, loans […]

1303, 2017

Spotlight: An interview with Green Heat LTD-a BSpace beneficiary

Spotlight:  An interview with BSpace beneficiary –Green Heat LTD
BSpace a partner of the SEED Initiative (SEED) was contracted to  provide accelerator support to Green Heat a Social and   Environmental Enterprise in Uganda. SEED […]

1003, 2017

Storytelling workshop for trainers – Apply now!

Drive the topic storytelling for social enterprises in Uganda

Storytelling is an innovative methodology for organizational development, for identifying and overcoming communication gaps, for explaining the value proposition of one’s business or for a mutual […]

1003, 2017

Storytelling workshop for Ugandan social entrepreneurs – Apply now!

A call for nominations and applications from Ugandan Social businesses for a business story telling training.

What is storytelling?
Storytelling is an innovative methodology for organizational development, for identifying and overcoming communication gaps, for explaining the […]

1402, 2017

BSpace joins partners to establish Uganda’s first living lab in Kajjansi

Establishing Uganda’s first “learning living lab” at Kajjansi, Wakiso District

A consortium of local and international development partners   are setting up Uganda’s first “learning living lab” at the Kajjansi junction in Wakiso District. In this […]

1001, 2017

Voices from the Trade and Matchmaking Event

In October 2016, BSpace joined a consortium of  development and business catalyst organisations including:  SNV Uganda, Agri ProFocus Uganda and NUTIP(Netherlands Uganda Trade and Investment Platform) to champion the PAINT initiative. 
Promoting Agribusiness Investment, Networking […]

1511, 2016

Accelerating Uganda’s competitiveness as an Ecotourism destination – Learning from Kenya’s Experience.

Accelerating Uganda’s competitiveness as an Ecotourism destination – Learning from Kenya’s Experience.
SNV and BSpace are implementing a project aimed at ‘Promoting Inclusive and Green Business Practices in Uganda’s Tourism Sector’. This project is part […]

711, 2016

A Call for Applications from Social Entrepreneurs by Siemens Stiftung

SAMforSE’s second call for applications from social enterprises
 

Are you a social entrepreneur?

Are you in need of advisory support?

In order to support social entrepreneurs, Siemens Stiftung has launched the 2nd cohort of the SAMforSE voucher […]

1910, 2016

SNV Uganda and BSpace host an eco-solutions excursion

SNV Uganda and BSpace host an eco-solutions excursion
Implementing partners of the Switch Africa Green project, SNV Uganda and BSpace held an excursion to a bio gas installation which was followed by a presentation on […]

2208, 2016

BSpace joins The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)

BSpace becomes a member of  ANDE
BSpace has joined The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE), a global network of 140+ organizations that propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets that includes impact investors, venture capitalists, multi-national […]

1508, 2016

Call for applications for Trade and matchmaking opportunities,2016.

Promoting Agribusiness Investment, Networking and Trade (PAINT)
A TRADE AND INVESTMENT MATCHMAKING CALL 2016

Are you a business person in the agribusiness sector and wish to be linked to buyers, suppliers and/or investors in form of […]

308, 2016

BSpace is proud to be Associated with the ‘Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015’

BSpace is proud to be Associated with the ‘Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015’
BSpace is proud to be associated with Florence Okot, a social entrepreneur who was voted ‘Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015’ […]

208, 2016

Call for applications from promising social enterprises

Call for applications by The Intellecap Impact Investment Network .

Do you run an enterprise in the sectors of Agriculture, Education, Clean Energy, Healthcare, Financial Inclusion, Water or Sanitation that  caters to rural, low-income, disadvantaged […]

1307, 2016

Lessons from our incubator program

The top 12 lessons from our BDS incubation  program
In 2015 Oxfam Novib contracted BSpace to develop a pipeline of  investment ready social Small and Medium Enterprises to fit it’s ONII fund criteria. The Oxfam […]

1105, 2016

BSpace partners with GOAL Uganda and Cambridge University.

Partner  to map an SME agribusiness ecosystem for impact investment in Uganda.
In an effort to expand their offering, GOAL Uganda is currently exploring entering the impact investment space, taking equity and providing loans to small […]

1105, 2016

SNV and BSpace hold co-creation sessions on eco-tourism solutions.

Under the Switch Africa Green project, SNV and B-space it’s implementing partner  organized two co-creation sessions which brought together relevant tourism stakeholders  to discuss  the typical challenges in their industry most notably in the […]

1904, 2016

Switch Africa Green -SEED Starter months Uganda, May-June: call for applications.

Become an eco-entrepreneur! and
find solutions for one of the main challenges of our future in the
SAG-SEED Starter Months Uganda, May-June 2016

 

Do you want to become an eco-entrepreneur and find solutions for one of the […]

2903, 2016

Interview with IBA Fellow -Dominic

The Inclusive Business Accelerator (IBA) ,  SEED and BSpace Program with support from SWITCH Africa Green successfully organized a 3 day interactive  training course for a select 18 consultants on the IBA-SEED tool kit,   essential and  […]

1803, 2016

BSpace, Uganda Local Government Association ,DASUDA and MVO Netherlands present findings from the Kajjansi junction project.

In January 2016, Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) and B-Space limited with support from MVO CSR Netherland and Wakiso District Local Government  presented  the results and outcomes from  a  series of  weeks of Stakeholder […]

1803, 2016

BSpace’s releases key findings from the 2015 Inclusive Business incubation program

From October  to November 2015, B-Space ran an Inclusive business incubation program   which   identified 10 Ugandan SMEs that were not investor ready  with the goal of   developing a pipeline of investable social businesses that […]

202, 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 […]

2701, 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 […]

2110, 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 […]

1510, 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 […]

1510, 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 […]

1410, 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 […]

209, 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 . […]

2410, 2014

The Inclusive Business Accelerator goes online

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

2410, 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. […]

2310, 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 […]