NEFtalk on Green SME Financing in Nepal | 16th November 2021
The Nepali SME landscape has seen much activity in the past the five years with players like Business Oxygen, Nepal’s first climate focused PE fund, providing financing thereby opening up new sources of finance for SMEs. The SME world will also witness opportunities that are emerging
Clean and Green: Cow dung holds the key to Nepal’s green economy [Length 2:16 Minutes]
Join us on a trip to Kaski for a tour of Gandaki Urja’s new industrial scale biogas plant that produces methane gas from farm and urban waste. The bio-CNG is sold to big hotels in Pokhara, and the by-product organic fertiliser to surrounding farms. This is the future of energy in Nepal.
Business Oxygen (BO2), Investment Impact Video [Length 4:19 Minutes]
Investing in entrepreneurship by unlocking barriers for SMEs in Nepal, supporting and facilitating inclusive growth for a prosperous Nepal.
Investment Made: Dalle Restaurant [Length 1:00 Minutes]
BO2 invests in Nepal’s leading fast casual restaurant that is supplementing direct jobs for over hundreds of youths.
Himalayan Chain Resort [Length 1:00 Minutes]
BO2 partners with IFC to invest and facilitate Nepal’s prominent mountaineer and Sherpa entrepreneur to develop eco-lodges in the Everest and Khumbu trails