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Invest with Access2innovation

Impact investing with Access2Innovation We are at the moment establishing a financial platform where it will be possible to invest in loans. Here you can support innovative, Danish companies that are ready to enter the growing African growth markets. Their products and services will make a difference for the better, for example, in relation to the environment, climate or social conditions. Read five good examples below. Are you interested in impact investing? Then send an email to...

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Delegation journey to Kenya and Tanzania

Participate in Access2innovation’s delegation trip, which this time goes to Kenya and Tanzania. On the trip, you will gain knowledge of the market opportunities related to green conversion, including energy solutions, optimization of industries, waste management and wastewater management. At the same time, you will have the opportunity to utilize the synergy that can arise from a joint delegation trip among the Danish SMEs, which is expected to be able to increase your company’s...

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New opportunities for our members

Thank you for the support for our new strategy, where we specifically goes for three major areas that we call “Grand Challenge Clusters”. If there is anyone who has the network, the insight, and the power to make a difference in these fields, it must be our members. We also increase the benefits of our good network with more Virtual A2i Talks, pitch sessions, delegation trips and innovation capacity development and networks of business development in Africa - in collaboration with companies,...

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Discover market opportunies in Africa

Disvoer market opportunities with Access2innovation! Now you have the chance to become wiser about the market opportunities in Africa and meet potential stakeholders when Access2innovation in January 2021 invites you on a delegation trip to Kenya and Tanzania. Back in 2019, we were with Danish SMEs on a delegation trip to Africa. Here, the SMEs got in touch with 11 local companies, all of which wanted collaboration on specific projects and future collaborations with at least one of the...

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The Minister of Development Cooperation open to proposals from Access2innovation

Excerpt from Børsen November 1st 2020 The past week, the leading danish business paper Børsen published a nice series of articles about the lack of early financing of green Danish climate solutions. No less than 12 pages for interviews and great photos with Danish SMEs. Read about MASH Energy, who convert agricultural waste into biofuel. And Engsko, whose grinders optimize the nutrient content of African corn flour and prevent the flour from perishing. The Minister of Development Cooperation...

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Take advantage of the opportunities and be a part of restarting Africa

From our last visit in Africa in August: Martin, technical chief at Limuru Dairy, in front of a cooling tank for milk. You can be a part of optimizing the restart of Africa. Access2innovation is back on track! Despite the serious situation around the world, we still believe in the opportunities in Africa. Access2innovation's work to support Danish exports of green technology to Africa is more important than ever. As never before, there is a need for efficient energy, food production and other...

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Funding gap: We inhibit the development of green Danish solutions for developing countries

A new analysis reveals a serious funding gap in the financial ecosystem. It calls for cooperation to secure sustainable solutions for developing countries. Without better coherence in the public supportsystem, we won’t be able to attract private capital. We then risk to miss growth and jobs in both Denmark and in developing countries. With our great knowledge and advanced technology, Danish business, together with universities and NGO’s, will be able to create amazing sustainable products....

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Our african network is bursting with life!

Our grand african network has been an important piece in the mobilization of more than 50 potential buyers, that signed up for Lyras A/S webinar, about their newly developed cold-pasteurization plant. This we are proud of! At the webinar Lyras told the many potential buyers, about their cold-pasteurization plant. The plant, unlike normal pasteurization methods and UHT processing, retain both vitamins and flavour. At the same time it saves the company 90 percent of energy costs. Lyras has...

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Danish SMEs can now apply for millions to new emerging markets

Has Covid-19 given your SME a timeout? Then it is time to develop your products for the African growth markets. Millions of support crowns are waiting for Danish companies that want to be part of the growth of the emerging markets. There is great market potential in the African growth markets. In Uganda and Kenya, for example, there are one million new consumers a year - per country. Danish SMEs can reach DKK 500,000 and sparring to develop technologies and products in collaboration with...

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Danish-Kenyan coffee sales: Good news Despite the Covid-19 crisis

Despite the Covid-19 crisis, we managed to get off to a good start on the sale of the new iced coffee ICED Espresso in Kenya. The coffee will be produced by coffee farmers in Kenya. It is currently available with several different flavors such as Dark Chocolate, Cream Caramel and Irish Rum and has become a big hit in Denmark. Launch of ICED Espresso in Kenya “ICED Espresso is expected to be a major outlet especially for Kenyan hotels and restaurants. Here, iced coffee is already a popular...

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