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Regional Final

31 October & 3 November 2023

Regional Final Africa

Rewatch the live stream of Regional Final Africa

The Regional Final Africa was a big success! The Top 8 of Africa pitched alongside each other to all create a better tomorrow.

The following teams pitched:

Gro-gel (Kulisha Dunia)
Smart Women in Environment and Development Organization (SWEDO) Innovations Limited
Pazelgreen Technologies Limited
Helton Traders

Finalists from all over the region

Click on a country to find out which teams made it to this Regional Final.

Winners by country

Please select a country on the map

Semi-final (online) - October 31

  • 13:00 - 13:45

    Welcoming and introduction

    Welcome words by Nandipha Sibiya, Project coordinator (Indalo Inclusive)

    Introduction of the competition and jury members

  • 13:45 - 15:15

    Pitches of the teams

    The top 3 of the African countries will pitch their idea including a Q&A with the jury members.

    There are 4 pitching room combined in the themes, Adaptation & Resilience, Circular Economies, Urban Solutions, Clean Energy, Sustainable Mobility, Food Systems, The Next Big Thing and Blue Economy. Please see the division below, the teams will pitch in:

    Jury room 1 (Adaptation & Resilience | Blue Economy)
    AQA Source
    BioFarm Energy
    Blue Cactus
    Coast Guard Drone Cabo Verde
    Gro-gel (Kulisha Dunia)
    Mpangui yha Tchya (amigo do planeta)
    Nullwud Fabrication
    Sea glasses

    Jury room 2 (Circular Economies | Clean Energy)
    Green Poultry Farm Mozambiquee
    Kifuko Ltd
    Menna Remah Up-cycled Garments (Ex. Menna Remah Couture)
    Pazelgreen Technologies Limited
    Smart Women in Environment and Development Organization (SWEDO) Innovations Limited
    The LUNA

    Jury room 3 (Food Systems | Sustainable Mobility)
    Aero Greens
    Froid Refrigeration And Cooling Services EA Ltd
    HNE Futures
    Silo Africa

    Jury room 4 (Urban Solutions | The Next Big Thing)
    App Lixo
    BioApplications Initiatives
    Grin Makers Solution Tanzania
    Helton traders
    House Harvest
    SolarMoneyTM Africa
    Ubuni Green

    * Halfway through the pitches, there will be a short break

  • 15:15 - 15:45

    Jury Deliberation

    During the jury deliberation (behind closed doors) the teams and viewers will have a break.

  • 15:45 - 16:00


    Closing remarks by the local partners.

  • All times CET

Final (online) - November 3

  • 13:00 - 13:20

    Welcoming and Host information

    Your host for the Regional Final Africa is Ntsiki Mkhize

    Opening Words from Juliet Rouse (Irish Aid)

    Special welcome on behalf of ClimateLaunchpad

    Goodluck wishes from EIT Climate-KIC

  • 13:20 - 13:30

    Introduction of the Jury

  • 13:30 - 14:45

    Pitches of the Top 8 teams

    The following teams will present their business idea followed by a Q&A.

    1. Jodoor

    2. Gro-gel

    3. Smart Women in Enviroment and Development Organization (SWEDO) Innovations Limited

    4. Pazelgreen Technologies Limited

    – 5 minute break –

    5. Ecolozik

    6. Merge

    7. Ecopak

    8. Helton Traders

  • 14:50 - 15:10

    Q&A session with Rest Kanju

    During this Q&A, the jury will deliberate (behind closed doors).

  • 15:15 - 15:30

    Prize ceremony and closing

    The announcement, with the help of the Jury, of the Top 3 winners of ClimateLaunchpad Africa!

    Closing remarks by Reinoud Willemsen, Managing Director (BeholdSA)

  • All times CET

Are you ready to be inspired?

We will bring a range of speakers and facilitators that have been switching the narratives about Green Business all over the region and beyond.

Contact info

If you have any questions about registering for the event, please get in touch with the Regional Final hosts.

National Lead South Africa