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Meet the second cohort of Maze XAcceleration
10 innovative solutions that range from clean electricity, sustainable fishing, and the inclusion of dyslexic people.
How are Maze X startups dealing with the current crisis?Acceleration
While it is still a hard task to predict the level of change we are facing in the many socioeconomic pillars that rule our society, we are certain that challenging times lie ahead for most of us. The impact investing ecosystem is no exception to what is coming.
Fumaça is the 2020 MAZE runnerMAZE Parceiros
Each year, MAZE awards a MAZE Runner. The 2020 award went to Fumaça, an independent investigative non-profit journalism project focused on human rights.
First annual unit holder meeting from Mustard Seed MAZE fundMAZE
First annual unit holder meeting of the anticipated Portuguese impact venture capital fund - Mustard Seed MAZE - received its 26 investors in Lisbon.
Maze X at Change NOW with EdRFAcceleration
The first cohort of Maze X ended their acceleration experience at the Change NOW summit in Paris, a 3-day conference where the most promising impact entrepreneurs, investors, corporates and decision-makers meet. Maze X was hosted by its founding partner, the Edmond de Rothschild Foundations and was featured in an exhibition booth, two roundtables and pop-up events.
Interview with Bernardo from MyPolisAcceleration
MAZE sat down with Bernardo, founder and CEO of MyPolis, to learn how it all came to be.
Interview with Udai from TukiAcceleration
MAZE sat down with Udai D., founder and CEO of Tuki, to learn how it all came to be.
Interview with Reinaldo from SpringkodeAcceleration
MAZE sat down with Reinaldo Moreira, co-founder of Springkode, to learn how it all came to be.
Learnings from AMPLIFICA, the early-stage impact startup accelerator in OportoAcceleration
The Área Metropolitana do Porto (AMP), along with MAZE and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, completed the third edition of AMPLIFICA, a capacity building program, that accelerated 38 impact projects since 2017 tackling areas such as at-risk youth, the inclusion of people with disabilities and the empowerment of informal caregivers. With the program, we have learned that: the selection process and stakeholder engagement are critical success factor as well as continuous mentorship support.