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

Monday, June 27, 2022
18:00 PM
Monday, June 27, 2022
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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. 

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