Start a Business on Less than $100: Here are Some Ideas

In our ‘start your own business’ series, we bring you business ideas that you can implement with less than $100. 1. Mobile salon This is for those who are skilled at beauty and hair care. You can decide to focus on hair care or you can provide a comprehensive package which includes manicure, pedicure and body waxing among others. We advise you to start with one service and gradually introduce other services. P...

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Apply for the 2018 IDEX Accelerator Programme for Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs (Bangalore-India)

Background IDEX is a six-month fellowship experience designed for aspiring social entrepreneurs who want to take control of their career path while helping to address society's most pressing problems. IDEX thrives on the spirit of community. That's why our fellowship experience is centered around the 'cohort'. We value diversity as well as passion. We also believe the unique perspectives and experiences of each...

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Innovations Against Poverty (IAP) Fund applications now open (Cambodia, Ethiopia, Uganda, Zambia)

About this Opportunity Innovations Against Poverty is a specialised fund with the specific mandate to identify and support innovative Inclusive Business models that deliver both commercial benefits for the private sector and developmental benefits for the low-income population while advancing the inclusion and economic empowerment of women and youth. The program is designed for companies which are based, or operate...

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MasterCard Start Path Programme for Startups to Up-Scale (For startups from around the world)

Background The programme partners with startups from around the world to help scale their businesses. The program enables companies to gain access to MasterCard’s global ecosystem and to break new markets through relationships with MasterCard and our customers. Some key features include: 6 month virtual program (take part from your home location) 2 immersion weeks at different cities No upfront equ...

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Apply for the World Summit Awards for Young Innovators

BACKGROUND WSA Young Innovators is a special recognition for young social entrepreneurs under 30 years of age, using ICTs to take action on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Together with the WSA winners of each year, they are honored as outstanding digital innovation with social impact. ELIGIBILITY Eligible for young citizens of all UN member states, WSA Young Innovators is open to every...

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