Fondo africano desarrollo ADB

Pilot Cities Diagnostics tool from ADB in five…

The tool includes key environmental and urban sustainability indicators as well as disaster risk and vulnerability, and urban footprint growth "The urban opportunities far outweigh the challenges," said Prof. Davis G. Mwamfupe, the Mayor of…

solar suitcase

Arrow Electronics and We Care Solar Co-operate on…

Arrow Electronics (FiveYearsOut.com) and nonprofit We Care Solar won the 2019 Edison Award for Social Innovation for its joint development of Solar Suitcase 3.0, a portable and durable power system that provides sustainable energy for around-the-clock,…

Safe Surgery 2020

Amhara Region Oxygen Centre in Ethiopia

The Amhara Regional Government, the Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, the Amhara Regional Health Bureau, the General Electric (GE) Foundation, and Grand Challenges Canada announce the launch of the Amhara Region Oxygen Centre. Located…

COM 2019

Africa in the Digital Era – Hype or…

Adebayo Adedeji Annual lecture focused around the question of digital transformation in Africa Former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr. Omobola Johnson, delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa's (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji at the ongoing…

all africa

UNITEL, new African partner of World Economic Forum

UNITEL is the newest African Associate Partner of the World Economic Forum, the first Angolan company to be included in the exclusive network of Partner level companies. The Partnership will allow UNITEL to support the…

l'Afrique excelle

20 Top Francophone African Start-Ups

Twenty of the most promising Francophone African tech start-ups will participate in the L'Afrique Excelle residency in Mali, a full-week bootcamp set to kick off the Francophone edition of the World Bank Group's XL Africa, tech…

startup olé

Startup Olé Salamanca 2019

La empresa de comunicación financiera y relaciones con inversores Bracken colaborará con la quinta edición de Startup Olé, que se desarrollará en Salamanca del 26 al 28 de marzo, dentro de su apuesta por el…

Tigo

Tigo supports education growth

Tigo, Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, has since last year donated more than 2,400 desks worth over Tshs 230 million (about US$ 105,000) to needy primary schools in the country in a sustainable exercise that…

Global Voice Group

Global Voice Group (GVG) with new European headquarters

Global Voice Group (GVG) – a provider of IT solutions to governments and regulatory authorities – this week announced the launch of its new headquarters in Madrid, Spain. This development supports GVG's overarching strategy to…

African Energy Chamber

13th German-African Energy Forum

The 13th German-African Energy Forum is going to set the stage for German and Africa businesses as well as public enterprises to expand our economic ties, do deals, create jobs, combat energy poverty, and use…

Playing while helping drought stricken Western Cape

Washing powder technology combines with digital technology to make ordinary citizens pro-active water savers Specialist mobile and digital marketing enabler, Digitata Insights, has partnered with Laundry brand Sunlight on a water saving awareness campaign that…

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Upcoming fund for startup ventures from Egypt

Innoventures Announces 4 Winners of Startup Reactor Cycle Four • Innoventures also announced an upcoming 100 million EGP fund for startup ventures based in Egypt On the 5th of December, Innoventures held “Startup Nova - Entrepreneurship…