The first edition of 2019 Freetown Pitch Night

The first edition of 2019 Freetown Pitch Night is set for Feb 20th 2019! Venue: The British Council: Time 18:30-20:30 (6:30-8:30). The theme is Leveraging Digital Technologies to Transform the Agriculture industry in Sierra Leone. This first pitch night of 2019 is in collaboration with Adam Smith International, EcoBank Microfinance, and the British Council. Our official sponsor is Heineken, and …

Innovations Axis-Incubator, Accelerator and Coworking

Enabling the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem An impact focused Incubator and Accelerator combined with a Co-Working space and Networking Hub, Innovations Axis’ mission is to enable and empower entrepreneurs to solve problems with potential for disruption, impact and scale. With sister organisations GEN SL and Innovation SL, Innovations Axis forms a community harnessing the creativity, talents and resources of diverse stakeholders to …

IFC-FCS AFRICA / CASA PROGRAM

FCS Africa / CASA Program is to strengthen the private sectors of fragile states. FCS Africa / CASA Program provides support through a combination  of initiatives that includes among others a  focus on gender (a ‘gender lens’ is helping ensure IFC projects support women in business). To this end, FCS Africa / CASA Program has agreed to sponsor “Dare 2 …

Get in the Ring

For the first time, Get in the Ring will be organized in Sierra Leone by GEN SL and Innovation SL during the Global Entrepreneurship Network in November. The Venue is the British Council on November 14th 2018. Get in the Ring gives startups a global podium to make valuable connections to start, grow and scale up their business. Get in …

Understanding Innovation in Salone

On  Friday September 15th GEN SL (Freetown Pitch Night )was part of an event explore the status of innovation in Sierra Leone. Five  Entrepreneurs presented their innovative solutions across the ecosystem in Sierra Leone.  A panel of judges provided feedback to each pitch with the aim of providing them with expert advice to steer the development of their ideas or …