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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 ...
DGGF supports entrepreneurship programme in Ethiopia
Mella is an entrepreneurship programme in Ethiopia, launched by Novastar Ventures, an Africa-based venture capital firm focusing ...
Coronavirus and international business
The Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment gives updates on the situation in the Netherlands.
Dutch bag brand sets up Fairtrade production in Bangladesh
MyOMy makes luxury handbags in India in a responsible manner. The Dutch company has now opened a second production location in ...
Investing in the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Morocco
On 13 March 2020, the Netherlands Embassy in Morocco, in partnership with the Moroccan Center for Innovation and Social ...
DGGF celebrates International Women's Day
DGGF’s Seed Capital and Business Development (SC&BD) facility highlights Innov’Up with International Women’s Day as we celebrate ...
India tech fund graduates from seed capital pilot to DGGF
The Anker Capital Fund II supports entrepreneurs who are building technology led solutions for addressing development impact ...
Dutch clothing manufacturer uses own breed of goat for sustainable production
Sogoodtowear from Rotterdam produces and sells cashmere clothing from Nepal. It uses its own Nepalese breed of goat to manage the ...
DGGF launches new report 'Closing the Gaps'
DGGF launches 'Closing the Gaps', exploring pathways for providing finance to missing middle entrepreneurs in emerging markets.
DGGF invests in gender-lens fund in Sub-Saharan Africa
On the 28 November the Alitheia Identity Fund (AIF) finalised its first loan. The fund targets women-owned and women-led SMEs in ...