• Rockstart Impact is an accelerator program focused on developing countries with the aim of bridging the gap between entrepreneurs and impact investors. Rockstart Impact makes 10 high potential and ambitious companies investment-ready in 100 days. Kalpavriksha got selected by One to Watch, Rockstart Business Accelerator and Sita participated in a 3-month business accelerator program

            • SPRING is an accelerator working with growth-oriented businesses on innovations that can transform the lives of adolescent girls aged 10-19 living across East Africa and South Asia. Sita representing Kalpavriksha was selected by Spring Accelerator 2016 as a fellow to participate in a 9-month program

            • Ashden uncovers and supports innovative sustainable energy pioneers to increase their impact. Empower Generation was awarded for bringing clean energy to Nepal, helping to alleviate poverty, improve health and reduce carbon emissions. Sita Adhikari represented Empower Generation from Nepal in the Award function.

            • The Community Solar Innovation Award 2017 recognized and supported outstanding eco inclusive businesses and non for profit organizations in developing countries that use solar energy or technologies to benefit the lives of poor communities. It was sponsored and supported by international law firm “Hogan Lovells”. Kalpavriksha won it for alleviating energy poverty in rural Nepal by empowering women entrepreneurs to sell clean energy products and stimulating economic growth.