The third annual Land Accelerator Program will be held in Nairobi, Kenya in April 2-9, 2021, and is open to entrepreneurs from across Africa.  Applications are currently open until June 2020.

Are you an entrepreneur who’s interested in joining? If you are working to improve a degraded landscape – and you want to learn fast and raise money for your venture – then this is the right program for you. Applications are currently open for entrepreneurs from Africa and South Asia.


  • You are working to improve a degraded landscape in Africa, Latin America or South Asia through a business approach.
  • This includes climate-smart agriculture, sustainable forestry, reforestation, non-timber forest products, and similar activities
  • You are interested in raising money for your venture
  • You want to learn fast, both in the classroom and by connecting with mentors and other entrepreneurs

For More Information:
Visit Land Accelerator 2021 Program For Application Details

How you can get involved:  

We are currently recruiting qualified business leaders, agricultural leaders, and investors to get involved as mentors, presenters, and venture judges. We are also seeking companies that would like to sponsor naming rights to a reception, or a grant prize to a judge-selected entrepreneur. For either of these options, please email Amanda, [email protected]. If you know of any great land restoration entrepreneurs, you can also encourage them to apply here