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Save the date:Impact Startup Fest 2017

Collaboration Event Startups

ImpactCity The Hague is excited to announce the second edition of Impact Startup Fest on 25 and 26 September this year. Innovations that tackle social and global challenges will take center stage at the festival.  Impact Startup Fest: Doing business & doing good The City of The Hague has been on a mission to demonstrate the potential of […]

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Startup in Residence program 2017:The Hague calls on startups to propose solutions for the city’s challenges

Collaboration Startups

The second edition of The Hague’s governmental accelerator program, Startup in Residence, launches soon. On 18 April, the municipality will present the urban challenges for which it is seeking solutions. It is asking the startup community to propose innovative solutions. Startups are invited to submit their ideas by 30 May. Altogether new solutions The program is […]

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Meet catering cooperative AfriPan:“At AfriPan, I learned how to run a real business”

Collaboration Community Entrepreneurship

Former refugees tend to have limited access to the Dutch labor market. Legal or procedural obstacles and limited Dutch proficiency prove to be obstacles to finding a job. In The Hague, former refugee women of the East African Community join forces to create their own work. They founded catering cooperative AfriPan. Extremely encouraging It was […]

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Meet The Hague wallet maker Secrid:“The Caballero Factory has left a big imprint on our products”

Art & design Collaboration Entrepreneurship

Secrid is a The Hague-based creative company that has taken to designing the perfect wallet to answer to the demands of our day and age. Socially responsible entrepreneurship is one of the fundamental pillars underlying its company philosophy. And they’ve been very successful. “We pride ourselves in doing things differently with a sense of respect […]

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