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MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge (IIC) Africa Regional event will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 20 September 2019. Event to also convene Summit on inclusive innovation and technology in Africa.
MIT's Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship has announced the 10 Afrikan startups that will be finalists of the 2018 edition of the Zambezi Prize. The Zambezi Prize for innovation in financial inclusion, is being hosted in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation. At stake, for the finalists, will be a
MIT's Ali Diallo explains why the Zambezi Prize for Innovation is not just another startup competition
During any given month, there is a startup pitching competition, hackathon or demo day happening somewhere in Afrika. Many have argued that very little has resulted from these startup pitching events, and one such recent example is the case involving South African startup, TechnoVera, which previously won a City of
Sourcing data on water management from private corporations has been identified by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as a new way to respond to the water crisis plaguing developing countries. According to a paper by the WRI published this month (March), while extensive
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)'s Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship in partnership with Mastercard Foundation, have announced the 2018 launch of their Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion. The Zambezi Prize's top 3 winners will be invited to attend the competition's boot camp during the MIT Inclusive
Libya has just concluded it's first ever nationwide startup innovation competition. The ENJAZI Startup Competition, was also supported by MIT's Enterprise Forum Pan Arab. The MIT Enterprise Forum of the Pan Arab Region forms part of a group of 28 global chapters of the MIT Enterprise Forum Global. ![Libya ENJAZI