Innovation insights

Deeply understanding complex contexts and systems is at the core of our work. We continuously conduct research and collect insights around a variety of topics and sectors in the innovation ecosystem. From case studies of successful Kenyan case studies to insight reports on specific industries or technology, we display a wealth of resources for our community.

Understanding MSME Resilience to Climate Change

In 2022, Mercy Corps Ventures partnered with Circle Innovation to understand the impacts of climate change on MSMEs in two African markets, and their barriers to resilience.


This research lays the groundwork for innovators, investors, and funders to better understand the opportunity to positively impact 162 million small businesses globally with right-fit products and services to build climate resilience.

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Series Overview
The Impact of Flooding
The Impact of Drought
Designing right-fit tools and solutions

African Business Review

We are a founding partner of the African business review platform, a community that collects and shares success stories of African founders and business leaders. 


Are you a university and curious about how you can use the case studies for your study programs? Or are you an entrepreneurship support organization interested to use the case studies in your programs?


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