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Macadamia farmer WelMac invests in solar panels

5 years ago, Nick and Nicolas Grooss of WelMac bought a macadamia farm in South Africa. They use sustainable agricultural ...

News item | 27-08-2020 | 15:35

Dutch power tools sold in over 40 countries

In recent years, FERM has received grants from the Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF) for various transactions in India, Kenya and ...

News item | 21-08-2020 | 00:00

Sector-wide learning: our newest page on financing local entrepreneurs

The DGGF knowledge development and sharing page has been updated. On it, you will find knowledge, success stories, reports, ...

News item | 07-08-2020 | 15:00

Swift take-off for Dutch screening tool for COVID-19 in Ghana

In Ghana, Delft Imaging has been assisting the government in stopping the spread of COVID-19 using its CAD4COVID tool. With the ...

News item | 30-07-2020 | 10:04

COVID-19 ‘Business continuity bootcamps’ for Entrepreneur Support Organizations (ESOs) and local enterprises

DGGF is partnering with the African Management Initiative (AMI) and Village Capital (VilCap) to providing 3-month-business ...

News item | 01-07-2020 | 10:19

New framework agreement to promote Dutch exports to Africa

African importers of Dutch capital goods and services can fund their imports quicker due to the framework agreement between FMO ...

News item | 23-06-2020 | 09:26

Panic-buying leads to European 'roll-out' of The Good Roll

With their clever response to the panic-buying of toilet paper at the start of the lockdown in March, The Good Roll managed to ...

News item | 05-06-2020 | 14:45

COVID-19 and environmental, social and governance matters (ESG)

DGGF COVID-19 ESG Guidelines to help IFs invested in SMEs that face increased operational pressures, and IFs invested in SMEs ...

News item | 05-06-2020 | 10:50

Healthy Entrepreneurs helps Uganda fight coronavirus

Healthy Entrepreneurs is a franchise network of community health workers; 85% are women. From their mini pharmacies, they sell ...

News item | 25-05-2020 | 14:19

DGGF supports entrepreneurship programme in Ethiopia

Mella is an entrepreneurship programme in Ethiopia, launched by Novastar Ventures, an Africa-based venture capital firm focusing ...

News item | 11-05-2020 | 11:50