Media Releases

Louise Williamson – African Entrepreneurship Award

Louise Williamson, winner of the GCIP-SA Impact for Social Innovation Award in 2016, has been selected as a finalist of the 2017 African Entrepreneurship Award. She will join 40 other entrepreneurs fr...

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GCIP-SA at the 2017 SAEEC Conference

GCIP-SA alumnus Lovell Emslie of Pegasus Green Engineered Mobility participated in a joint GCIP-SA and Low Carbon Transport – South Africa (LCT-SA) session at the 12th Southern African Energy Effic...

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Top cleantech innovators announced at gala event

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor presented the prizes to the 2017 GCIP-SA top performers at a gala event in Pretoria on 3 November 2017. A grand prize of R120,000 and an all-expenses-paid...

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GCIP-SA Finalist Announcement

We have reached an exciting milestone in this year’s programme, with the announcement of eleven finalist teams for GCIP South Africa 2017. Over the past two weeks, three panels of independent judges...

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GCIP-SA semi-finalists face business challenges head on

During the last two weeks of July, our 25 semi-finalist teams attended Business Clinics held in Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town respectively. The Clinics gave the semi-finalists the opportunity to have...

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25 Cleantech Innovators start on their GCIP-SA business journey

It’s hard to believe that it’s that time again! 25 clean technology entrepreneurs and start-ups have recently qualified as semi-finalists in the 2017 GCIP-SA competition, and will be fostered ...

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Visit us at the 9th SA Innovation Summit

Visit the GCIP-SA’s stand at the 9th SA Innovation Summit (SAIS), which will be held at the Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre from 21 – 24 September 2016. The 26 2016 GCIP-SA semi-fin...

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