Food & Agriculture: Call for Concepts

Prospero’s Food and Agriculture sector works increase the competitiveness and value of Zambian food products in end-consumer markets by working with and through intervention partners to address market constraints that hamper sector growth, competitiveness and opportunities for SMEs.

Prospero is seeking innovative, sustainable and commercially-oriented investment concepts under the following sub-sectors:

 

  • Small Livestock
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Legumes

Tourism & Hospitality: Call for Concepts

Prospero’s Tourism and Hospitality sector works to increase the value and proportion of tourist revenues captured by local businesses by working with and through intervention partners to address market constraints that hamper sector growth, competitiveness and opportunities for SMEs.

Prospero is seeking innovative, sustainable and commercially-oriented investment concepts under the following sub-sectors:

 

  • Sustainable Tourism & Conservation
  • Artisanal and Natural Products
  • Destination Development

Mining & Mining Services: Call for Concepts

Prospero’s Mining and Mining Services sector works to increase the sustainable and inclusive economic impact of mining in Zambia by working with and through intervention partners to address market constraints that hamper sector growth, competitiveness and opportunities for SMEs.

Prospero is seeking innovative, sustainable and commercially-oriented investment concepts under the following sub-sector:

 

  • Local Content
  • Local Economic Development

Investment Services: Call for Concepts

Prospero’s Investment Services sector works to increase access to sources of impact finance that support growth-oriented businesses. The cost and inaccessibility of finance makes it  difficult for SMEs to get the capital required for expansion. Prospero aims to address this constraint by increasing the competitiveness of SMEs, improving access to finance and creating an enabling business environment. The ultimate goal is to make Zambia a regional hub for impact investment.

Prospero is seeking intervention partners under the following sub-sectors:

 

  • Growth Stage Investment
  • Early Stage Investment
  • Angel Investment Network
  • Impact Investment Ecosystem

Business Services: Call for Concepts

Prospero’s Business Services sector works to increase access to business services and sources of finance that support growth-oriented businesses by working with intervention partners to increase access to relevant business services and solutions that will allow companies to grow and become more competitive.

Prospero is seeking intervention partners under the following sub-sectors:

 

  • Rural Enterprise Hubs
  • Business Linkages
  • Specialised Services