Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
Kgosana NP Holdings
Explain your project in details:
We specialise in producing raw honey and pure beeswax also maintain a special agricultural crops cross pollination for local farmers.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
We teaching young people how to work with and handle bees also to manufacture their own beehives and to produce quality raw honey they can sell to our organization and in turn we sell it to the formal market. We also teaching how to preserve bees within communities when community get bothered by bees to have knowledge how to conduct a bee removal service.
Sustainability and future plans
We looking introducing new bypass products in terms of processing our beeswax creating a value chain to help our communities beneficiaries grow their income revenue and creating sustainable jobs. We have already trained about 120 beneficiaries and grouped them into five groups to form cooperatives so they can participate directly in the share market of the beekeeping industry.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
I'm a 34 years of age young male hardworking who loves entrepreneurship with a background of 4 years experience in the beekeeping industry and a managerial skills after serving as a technical assembling supervisor at a automotive industry. I was also an award winner of YGAP SA in 2018 with this project also was a top five finalist of the global Chivas Venture 2019.