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The SEED Initiative has launched the 2014 SEED Awards supporting entrepreneurs for sustainable development, seeking entries from innovative start-up entrepreneurs delivering environmental, social and economic benefits.
The 2013 SEED Awards offer innovative and inspiring social and environmental entrepreneurs in emerging economies, developing and least developed countries the chance to win a tailor-made support package to help expand their business.
Social and environmental entrepreneurs who can demonstrate innovation, leadership and sustainability have the chance to win expert assistance and support for their sustainable development initiatives in the 2011 SEED Awards.
Two entrepreneurial initiatives contributing to sustainable development in South Africa have been helped to consolidate and scale up their activities with support from Defra under the UK-South Africa Sustainable Development Dialogue.
At a symposium hosted by the SEED Initiative, speakers from government, civil society, industry bodies, international organizations and academia underlined the importance and necessity of moving towards a greener economy.
From bamboo bikes to biomass briquettes: the 2010 SEED awards recognise inspiring entrepreneurs whose businesses can help meet sustainable development challenges in the developing world.