The Africa Women in Tech will be the only of its kind to provide the attendee a unique combination of deep-dive, hands-on tech workshops, information and discussions about education, entrepreneurship, careers in tech, and how to pursue them; networking opportunities with other women in various aspects and careers in...
1000 Youths from 35 African Countries to attend International  Youth Diplomacy Conference in Accra, Ghana this July by initiative of IFEDGLOBAL whose Patron is HRH Prince Ebrahim of Gambia. “I do not believe we can repair the basic fabric of Society until people who are willing to work have work....
DOWNLOAD PROPOSAL Major activities under IYDC-ACCRA, 2018 are: 1. Simulation of the UN GA, security council, etc. 2. Ambassadorial visits – visit embassies, interact with High commissioners, NGO’S, diplomats… 3. Personal and Career Development seminars 4. The Elders (A special forum where former Prime Ministers, Former Presidents, Diplomats and Entrepreneurs share their Experiences with...
Every year, seedstars visits the world looking for the best and scalable startups in the emerging markets. A total of 5000 startups applied to this year’s competition, to pitch at the sessions hosted in 75 cities in 65 countries. Out of the 65 startups that attended the summit, 12 were...
The GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund provides selected start-ups in Africa and Asia Pacific with equity-free funding, technical assistance, and the opportunity to partner with mobile operators in their markets to help scale their products and services into sustainable businesses with positive socio-economic impact. Round 3 of the Ecosystem Accelerator...
TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield is the world’s preeminent startup competition. The Battlefield features 15-30 top early stage startups pitching top judges in front of a vast live audience, present in person and online. Startup Battlefields take place both regionally and at TechCrunch Disrupt. The winner of Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch...
More than 250 Young female leaders across Africa meet at the Maluwa Young Female Achievers Pan African Conference in Nairobi from September 19 to 22. Outstanding African Youths from all walks of live (Entrepreneurs, civic leaders, corporate leaders, arts and sport leaders) gather to enhance their transformative leadership skills to...
BIO: Executive Profile Afolabi Williams-President, GA (IYDC 2018) Raised in an "Educationist family" downtown Lagos Nigeria, Afolabi Williams graduated from Nigeria's foremost premier institution, University of Ibadan. Beginning his career as a Relationship Officer in Skye Bank Plc., he then evolved to work with African University of Science and Technology. He...
Startup Africa is happy to announce a new lead investment program starting February 2019. Are you an African startup looking for investors or co-founders, Angels, VCs, equity investors or seed capital? Send us your pitch deck and we shall help you. A pitch deck is a compilation of text and images...
INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DIPLOMACY CONFERENCE (IYDC) International Youth Diplomacy Conference (IYDC) is an innovation of the Model United Nations Conference. It is a simulation of the United Nations General Assembly, Security Council and other agencies under the United Nations. It combines youths across Africa and beyond to discuss pertinent issues of...