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New Economy Booster: Trisolace farms featured on Africa on the Move (Deutsche Welle – DW)

Acceleration Track venture Trisolace Farms features on Deutsche Welle/DW’s Africa on the Move program. Trisolace provides employment opportunities for youth interested in snail and mushroom farming to begin an agribusiness on their own. Trisolace trains, provides input and buys back produce. Trisolace is a New Economy Booster program finalist. Learn more about Trisolace’s impact. Take …

New Economy Booster COVID-19 economic recovery program comes to an end

The New Economy Booster program (NEB), which has supported businesses focused on solving Covid-19 related socio-economic problems in Ghana, wrapped up yesterday, 16 April 2021. Since its launch in September last year, the social enterprise project has supported over 200 advanced and early-stage ventures, startups, non-profit organizations, and initiatives in Ghana.

New Economy Booster and COVID-19 pandemic

Supporting social entrepreneurs make sustainable, resilient and inclusive gains towards socio-economic recovery The evolving COVID-19 pandemic from the onset has impacted nearly every known component of Africa’s economies and societies. In 2020, the World Bank announced that sub-Saharan Africa’s Growth would fall -3.3%, and this would push the region into its first recession in 25 …

New Economy Booster: Acceleration ventures exchange ideas with Entrepreneur-in-Residence Derrydean Dadzie

Top ventures of the booster program engage renowned entrepreneur Ventures accepted into the New Economy Booster Acceleration track, spent time engaging the Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EiR) Derrydean Dadzie on Friday, 5 of March at Impact Hub Accra. At the forum, the ventures, many of whom are less than 3 years old or just formed, discussed real-life problems …

Lafiya Innovators: Home Mobile Nurse

Anthony Ogoe, CEO of Home Mobile Nurse speaks about his start up; how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted his business in 2020 and how the Lafiya Innovators program boosted his company. Home Mobile Nurse brings health-care directly to patients’ homes, while also increasing employment opportunities for nurses. Lafiya Innovators is a startup incubation program to support …

Lafiya Innovators: Gricd

Oghenetega Lortim the CEO of Gricd speaks about his start up; how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted his business in 2020 and how the Lafiya Innovators program transformed his company. Gricd is a Lagos-based startup that built a smart cold chain box that could help people, especially health personnel, keep temperature-sensitive commodities (like vaccines; blood) at …

Lafiya Innovators: Verifie Health Ghana

Alexander Quiasie CEO of Verifie speaks about the start up; how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted his business in 2020 and how the Lafiya Innovators program helped his company. Verifie is an Accra-based startup that offers sexual health education, testing, counseling and guidance towards receiving the appropriate methods of prevention and/or treatment through interaction via a …

New Economy Booster Features: Frish (Nshonam)

Samuel of Frish (Nshonam) talks to us about joining the New Economy Booster (NEB) program and how his business has benefitted from it during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frish (Nshonam) made it into the Acceleration phase of NEB. Frish aims at aggregating artisanal fishing and marketing via a combination of e-commerce and traditional selling strategies. This …

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