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Innovations Against Poverty: an overview of the winning ventures!

January 11, 2018 in Hub-Blog

Challenge fund programs such as the Innovations Against Poverty Fund are a fantastic way to discover innovative and scalable solutions to societal challenges. Curious about which ventures made it to the IAP final selection? Check out some of them below! For the full round-up, see the program portfolio. WASH The ... (more...)

Mark your agendas: Inclusive Innovation training for advisors

December 11, 2017 in Hub-Blog

Are you… An experienced inclusive business advisor? Interested in expanding your knowledge portfolio in order to address a larger market? Welcome to the Inclusive Innovation training – a collaboration between SEED and IBA.    Details: Duration: 3 days Date: February 26th to February ... (more...)

Innovations Against Poverty: where are we now?

November 30, 2017 in Hub-Blog

The Innovations Against Poverty Fund application period came to a close over the summer, with a record number of applicants. We reached out to Geertje Otten, one of the program managers and global evaluators for IAP, to get a status update. The application period closed on July 24th – where are we ... (more...)

Join the upcoming IBA bootcamp on building your agribusiness!

July 27, 2017 in Hub-Blog

Learn from 2SCALE how partnerships and bottom-up innovations can help you build a profitable and inclusive agribusiness. 2SCALE is an agribusiness incubator aiming to improve rural livelihoods and food & nutrition security in Africa by accelerating inclusive business in agri-food industries. Through ... (more...)

Innovations Against Poverty launches March 24th! Learn more here.

March 23, 2017 in Hub-Blog

Innovations Against Poverty fund is announcing its second edition and will be soon calling for proposals. We talked to Javier Ayala from consortium leader SNV to learn about the opportunities for inclusive business ventures. In a few words, what is Innovations Against Poverty? The Innovations Against ... (more...)

How can we combine innovation and effectiveness in complex coalitions? A conversation with Herbert Smorenburg, senior manager at GAIN

December 23, 2016 in Hub-Blog

  A complex issue such as malnutrition needs a complex response. The Amsterdam Initiative Against Malnutrition combines the expertise, resources and solutions of NGOs, knowledge institutes and governmental organizations to “make the market work for nutrition”. Since its beginning in 2009, ... (more...)

The Amsterdam Initiative Against Malnutrition: Combining forces across sectors

December 12, 2016 in Hub-Blog

  What is the Amsterdam Initiative Against Malnutrition? According to the FAO (2015) close to 2 billion people survive on diets that lack the vital vitamins and nutrients needed to grow properly, live healthy lives, and raise a healthy family. In most cases, this is due to high prices and limited ... (more...)

Upcoming free bootcamp: How to achieve nutritional behaviour change in BoP settings?

November 8, 2016 in Hub-Blog

  On November 28th, the Inclusive Business Accelerator is launching the ‘Nutritional behaviour change at the BoP’ bootcamp. This is a fantastic opportunity to get tools and guidance on developing a successful behaviour change campaign for your nutrition project. Sign up now! Did you know that ... (more...)