Tag: SMEs

Press Release: European Commission acts to ban unfair trade practices in the food supply chain

Brussels, 12 April 2018 The Commission is targeting the most damaging unfair trade practices to grant farmers and small and medium sized businesses greater certainty and less need to manage risks over which they have little or no control. The Commission proposes today to ban the more damaging unfair trading practices in the food supply chain to ensure fairer treat­ment… Read more →

Africa Impact Economy Innovations Fund Grantees Announced

The Rockefeller and Tony Elumelu foundations have announced the inaugural cohort of Africa Impact Economy Innovations Fund (IEIF) grantees. The fund, which is administered by the Global Impact Investing Network, was launched last spring to provide support to innovative organizations working to create jobs in underserved sectors, foster entrepreneurial ecosystems, and promote impact investing infrastructure on the continent. The seven… Read more →