What do we do at GreenCape?

We support businesses and investors in the green economy to remove barriers to establishment and growth.
We also support local, provincial and national government to build a resilient green economy.


 



How we do our work?

Share market intelligence | Policy & regulatory advocacy & support | Facilitating market access | Skills development | Networking & events


 

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MARKET INTELLIGENCE

Through interactions with businesses, investors, government and academia, GreenCape’s sector desks collect, create, and disseminate market intelligence on the green economy. 

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NETWORKS

GreenCape has developed a wide network of key actors in the green economy. We work closely with businesses, industry associations, government and universities. GreenCape is the only African member of the International Cleantech Network (ICN) a network of cleantech cluster organizations.



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NEWS AND EVENTS

05/09/18 | GreenCape to host Innovations for Water Resilience Competition | 10 October 2018, Cape Town: The GreenCape Sector Development Agency and the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) invites all innovators, start-ups, and businesses to pitch their water innovations or products to a panel of... Read more
31/08/18 | SAB Foundation embarks on search for SA's most promising entrepreneurs: The SAB Foundation Tholoana Programme is emabrking on an ambitious search for SA’s most promising and determined entrepreneurs. Read more

GreenCape membership is free!

Access the latest sector information | Interact with key players in your sector

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Access global markets
as a GreenCape member

As the only African member of ICN,
our members access international opportunities
and value, and enhance their
competitive advantage.

Our vision is for South Africa to be the green economy hub of Africa

In six years the green economy in Western Cape province has grown exponentially across the renewable energy, energy efficiency, waste, water and sustainable agriculture sectors. From 2017, we are driving the adoption of solutions developed in the Western Cape to the rest of the country.