IKEA Foundation O-Farms Accelerator Program 2021 for Kenya Agribusiness via Afrokonnect.

O-Farms is an African SME accelerator completely focused on circular agribusiness,

Their goal is making circularity a mainstream approach for improved rural livelihoods and sustainability.

It is an initiative funded by the IKEA Foundation to help scale circular agribusiness innovations in East Africa,

The O-Farms, led by Bopinc and Village Capital is focused on accelerating the next generation of innovative circular agribusinesses in Ethiopia and Kenya.

Agri-circularity creates a more sustainable food system that drives innovation through developing innovative business models that reduce agricultural losses,

thereby creating new economic opportunities and jobs in the region.

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In this regard, Kenya is able to sustainably feed its growing population, without depleting the natural resources.

Doing so, O-Farms will build innovation support infrastructure that enables circular agribusiness to grow and develop.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Be an enterprise in the agricultural sector
  • Have an innovative or disruptive solution / business model that reduces food losses
  • Be a growth stage enterprise with an existing customer base (post revenue)
  • Be a Kenyan registered enterprise with at least one of the founding team members being Kenyan

How to Apply for IKEA Foundation O-Farms Accelerator Program 2021 for Kenya Agribusiness

The call for applications is open till the 10th October 2021 Midnight EAT.

NB: Only online applications will be reviewed and accepted.

Any queries? Please send an email to accelerator.kenya@e4impact.org

For More Information: Visit the Official Webpage of the O-Farm’s Accelerator Program 2021

IKEA Foundation O-Farms Accelerator Program 2021

 

 

 

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