BIF Pilot Projects


MitiMeth works within riparian and lakeside communities to transform water hyacinth into a valuable consumer product, which can be woven by local artisans into craft goods.

Kulima Gold

Warehouse receipts- In order to leverage the reach of their Kulima Gold shops for the ACE warehouse receipt system in Malawi, Rabs Processors trialed the system with five of their shops.

Tree Crops Limited

TCL's project aimed to develop a business plan for the construction of a new factory to increase its capacity to process natural extracts for food and cosmetics.

Marks & Spencer

The Business Innovation Facility conducted an impact assessment study of the EMF pilot so that the commercial and socio-economic aspects of the project could be better understood.