Reckitt and Yunus Social Business are calling for social enterprises in South Africa to respond with their innovative approaches to creating greater access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). 

The Accelerator will provides: 

  • Bootcamps:  Impact accelerating bootcamps, delivered by expert partners, tailored to unlock specific barriers to growth
  • Mentorship:  Expert mentorship from Reckitt's people, specialists in health and hygiene and a wide range of business functions
  • Funding:  Seed funding to invest in growth to scale the business and drive positive health outcomes

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The enterprises should address the following barriers to access to WASH:

  • Improvements for broader and better access within the current model
  • Innovation and decentralisation to create a better model for the future
  • Enabling behaviour change and community engagement
  • Selected solutions and businesses prioritize the following audiences:  Women and girls, population in remote and rural areas, population in informal settlements and suburbs of urban centers


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