CovidImpact South Africa

We are pleased to introduce a new integrated service offering for the business network within Africa

"At first glance, it may seem that the coronavirus pandemic has derailed the global environmental agenda – certainly in the short term."
songo didiza
green building design group

about #CovidImpactSA

Green Building Design Group is leading the African initiative.

The CovidImpact Business Care bundle immunizes businesses against the risks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa.. This is part of a global initiative which was started in Canada by Code the Curve winners Fostrum.

Our Integrated market offering to immunize your business

Covid Care Business Products (PPEs)

Get your business fully equipped with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Financial Security

A current list of financial aid from our government and other relevant information

Market Intelligence reports

Relevant events, media and financial assistance for your business


helping business grow

Small to Medium Business Offering

See our service offering for SMMEs below


Covid Care Business Products (PPEs)

Catalogue of the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Fever Screening Thermal Solutions.


Web Development

Web design and development services


Virtual Financial Assistance

  • Cloud Accounting Services (tax compliance, regulations etc) – (Grant funding
  • Covid Specific Business Analysis Tool

Digital Marketing

Personalized Training


Online training

  • Legal and Tax Clinics (consultants eg momentum)
  • Wellness and Mental Health

Hosting Services

Backup your important data with affordable hosting packages

Business support

Large Business Offering

all you should know

financial aid

A current list of financial aid from our government and other relevant information

Our partners care for your business during this covid impact and have made available resources to ensure your business is Covid-ready.
We are 100% black women owned initiative and well positioned to discuss a risk sharing proposal for clients.

Below is a catalogue of the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Fever Screening Thermal Solutions.

We also have a full engineering team that can assist with ongoing installation and maintenance.

DOWNLOAD: Ikigai GBC-Covid19-Catalogue

DOWNLOAD: Ikigai Recommended Fever Screening Solution

DOWNLOAD: Biodegradable products

Industry and purpose: All businesses which are negatively affected, directly or indirectly, due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Funding amount: R500 million made available
Application Process:

Industry and purpose: An initiative aimed at supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that are financially impacted by Covid-19
Funding amount: Businesses will qualify for R750 per permanent employee per week for 15 weeks. The money is not available to directors
Application process:

Industry and purpose: Accommodation establishments such hotels, resort properties, bed and breakfasts (B&Bs), guest houses, lodges and backpackers
Hospitality and related services which are restaurants (not attached to hotels), conference venues (not attached to hotels), professional catering, and attractions
Travel and related services such as tour operators, travel agents, tour guiding, car rental companies, and coach operators

Funding amount: R200 million is available; the grant is capped at R50 000

Application process: APPLY

Industry and purpose: Intended to assist large retail tenants hardest hit by the Covid-19 lockdown

Funding amount: The value of the relief package is estimated between R2 billion and R3 billion

Application Process: Apply via landlord

Industry and purpose: Funding for black entrepreneurs to manufacture medical products to help SA flatten the curve of the virus.

Funding amount: R200 million is available. You may apply from R500 000 to R10 million
The loans are offered at 0% interest for the first year and thereafter at 2.5% per year, repayable over a maximum term of 60 months

Application process: APPLY

Industry and purpose: It is only applicable to employers who are registered with UIF and make monthly contributions as required by the Contributions Act of 2002

Funding amount: The benefits an employee may receive from the C-19 Ters range from R3 500, being the national minimum wage, to a cap of R6 730.56 – the maximum of 38% of the R17 712 salary cap (as provided for in the Unemployment Insurance Act)

Application process:

Industry and purpose: To address the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and ensure sustainable food production

Funding amount: R1.2 billion is available

Application process: APPLY

Industry and purpose: Business in need of a loan

Funding amount: Not specified

Application process: APPLY

Business Support

Businesses can now take this short business survey to help ensure we provide you with the best virtual support. Otherwise your entrepreneurial network can visit our website to complete the assessment here

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