AgriProFocus – Designing a Rural Young Entrepreneurship Program

AgriProFocus | Designing a Rural Young Entrepreneurship Program AgriProFocus is a civil society organization that works to connect relevant stakeholders in the agrifood system to make the sector work for development. It is a network organization and has been reviewing its activities and strategy. TheRockGroup worked with them to explore the potential for an entrepreneurship…

IKEA Foundation – Portfolio Strategy Support

IKEA Foundation – Portfolio Strategy Support Climate Change is a pressing issue for all but especially for those with minimal resources and vulnerable to its effects. This is the group the IKEA Foundation focuses on through their projects and grants through their portfolio areas focusing on food/agri, energy, livelihoods and entrepreneurship. However, climate change, a…

Waste Transformers – Hong Kong

Waste Transformers – Hong Kong The Waste Transformers offers an innovative local solution for organic waste streams like food waste or sewage sludge. They offer modular solutions to transform waste into energy (gas, heat, electricity combination). Thereby facilitating the circular economy in locations that are otherwise difficult to service. We explored the business opportunities in…

IJ Market

IJ Market The market served as a platform for local business and the exchange of good quality products at a fair price. It also created a sense of community, community culture, and gezelligheid for the local IJburg inhabitants. Context The area of IJburg is a relatively new neighbourhood with inhabitants from many different areas. This…