Thursday
April 29
2021

First Circular Agribusiness Accelerator in East Africa to Launch

By Ishani Chetty

Established by Bopinc and Village Capital O-Farms will be the First Circular Agribusiness Accelerator in East Africa. 

With the support from the IKEA Foundation, Bopinc and Village Capital will research, identify and support entrepreneurs who are developing innovative solutions for circular agriculture in the region.

Emile Schmitz, Managing Director, Bopinc explains that this soon-to-be-launched accelerator is a first for the African continent. 

Photo courtesy of Julie Larsen Maher ©Wildlife Conservation Society.

Source: VentureBurn (link opens in a new window)

Categories
Agriculture, Entrepreneurship
Tags
accelerators, agribusiness, circular economy, farming, innovation, sustainability