Land Accelerator xMalawi- June 27-28, Lilongwe, Malawi

Monday, June 27, 2022

Event Description:  MHub Malawi, together with World Resources Institute (WRI), invite you to participate in a Land Accelerator xMalawi seminar: “Your business: It’s personal - A two-day journey into building your business’s message, value and brand” as a part of the Modern Cooking for Healthy Forests Accelerator Program (MCHF). 

20 entrepreneurs from Malawi will be selected to attend, and we think you are a strong candidate. Please complete the simple and short application form by 5pm on Wednesday, June 22 in order to be considered for this workshop in Lilongwe.  

  Apply Here

Benefits of participating:  

  • Hear perspectives on YOUR business from a group of esteemed mentors and professionals from Malawi, East Africa and the United States. 
  • A pitch event and networking luncheon with social investors on Friday afternoon 
  • Opportunity to build skills that you will utilize to grow your land restoration business for years to come 
  • Exposure to the latest research on restorative business value chains that entrepreneurs are working on across Malawi 
  • An opportunity to receive one of three invitations to the African Union’s AFR100 Annual Partnership Meeting, which includes a pitch session to the delegates. The conference will be held in Zomba, Malawi on Thursday and Friday, June 30 and July 1, 2022. 

Who should apply and ultimately attend: 

  • Founders of forest-friendly companies from Malawi 
  • Companies in Malawi that have already earned at least $2,000 USD in revenue in the past 12 months and are selling a product or service 
  • Companies that contribute to land restoration through one or more of the following ways 
  • Agroforestry 
  • Improving soil nutrition organically 
  • Organic pest management 
  • Non-timber forest products like honey, barks, nuts 
  • Sustainable timber management 
  • Avoided deforestation through wood replacements 
  • Other land-restorative business models are also considered 

Please see the provisional itinerary of the event at this link: Land Accelerator Malawi Public Agenda.docx 

You can also read more about the Land Accelerator xMalawi program here