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June 15, 2021

Mum's Cooking: an SDG-driven business

Does healthy food always sound like way too much work, and does easy food always sound like the sort of stuff you shouldn't be eating? Hear the story behind Mum's Cooking, a Portuguese healthy frozen food brand created by our Alumna Catarina Partidário, with the vision that no one should ever have to chose between convenience and health.

https://www.mumscooking.pt/

Catarina Partidário

Catarina Partidário

Catarina graduated in Economics from Nova SBE in 2008 and for the first 10 years of her career she has worked in consulting and in businesses with a social impact in Lisbon, Angola and London. In 2018 Catarina decided to start her own business, Mum's Cooking, and she has since become an advocate for healthy eating and for conscious and sustainable entrepreneurship.

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Menos Hub

Menos hub is a social organization that was born with the mission of simplifying the creation of micro-businesses to allow anyone to create their opportunities.

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Meet João Albino - Nova SBE Alumnus

João is a successful Entrepreneur living in Mexico City and a big fan of mobility. He is the co-founder of Urbvan and together with an amazing team they're building a network based on people needs in urban areas. João holds a BSc. in Economics from Nova SBE, and a MSc. in Strategic Marketing from Cranfield Business School (UK).

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Can Microfinance Unlock a Poverty Trap for Some Entrepreneurs?

RESEARCH SEMINAR | Under the the theme Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center welcomes Cynthia Kinnan, from Tufts University to present her work on microfinance and entrepreneurship to unlock poverty.

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