Social Media Use

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Africa While there has been a declining percentage use of Facebook use in comparison to other social media platforms in recent years, Facebook and social media is still the easiest way to reach large numbers of audiences and track the effect of ones marketing efforts. In Africa, there is a growing use of YouTube unlike […]

International Business plan Competitions & Investor Forums

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SeedStars World Business Plan Competition Seedstars World promotes, connects and invests up to $1 Million in emerging market startups through its exclusive startup competition in over 65 countries. Local Competitions We run 65+ local competitions where we identify the best seed-stage startups. In addition to having the top startups pitching, our events are filled with […]

Continental Business plan Competitions & Investor Forums

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Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) Launches as a New Entity Nairobi, 8thMay 2017: The Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) limited – a spin-off of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) – was today launched at an event held in Nairobi. While making the announcement during the launch, AECF’s Board Chair, Lord Paul […]

Kenya – Businessplan Competitions; Lion’s Den, Technology For Good

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TECHNOLOGY FOR GOOD ACCELERATOR The Safaricom Foundation Technology for Good Accelerator is a three months long incubation and seed-funding program that empowers entrepreneurs to launch globally scalable mobile tech driven startups that solve relevant local challenges. Details: Selection-Our selection process is a unique full-day workshop and pitch presentation (after a week) where participants are trained […]