Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Outcomes and Lessons Learned

Sep. 2013 – Dec. 2013

CAD, in partnership with Haiku Media, has been contracted by infoDev to implement consulting services for the Creating Sustainable Businesses in the Knowledge Economy (CSBKE) program, helping to increase the growth of small, innovative and technology businesses – primarily in the ICT and agribusiness sectors. Through the support of innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, this program aims to increase incomes, create and support jobs, improve gender inclusion and launch new products and services that will improve the quality of life of citizens.

The project includes the execution of data collection, evaluation and outcome assessments, as well as the creation of a wide range of knowledge products in the field of Agribusiness, Mobile Innovation, Women Entrepreneurship Business Incubation, and SME Internationalization.

Services provided

Conduct data collection (through field research and survey implementation) and develop several outcome assessment documents in the above-mentioned areas of infoDev's CSBKE program.

Develop a wide variety of knowledge products (infographics, individual and company case studies, videos) on different topics (Agribusiness, Mobile Innovation, Women Entrepreneurship Business Incubation, SME Internationalization).

Develop a Measurement & Evaluation Methodology to assess the impact of infoDev's CSBKE program, focused on the area of Mobile Innovation, Agribusiness and Women Entrepreneurship.