As part of the Make-IT Alliance, an Initiative of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) together with GIZ, the betterplace lab, a think tank based in Berlin, is conducting a scouting mission in 6 African countries (Senegal, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda and Tunisia) focusing on digital innovations and exciting business models.
We believe that digital entrepreneurship is a driver of digital change in Africa. Tech entrepreneurs have the potential to modernize the economies and societies of their countries, discover innovative solutions to development challenges, and create new perspectives.
Who are we looking for?
We are specifically looking to meet and talk with entrepreneurs with the following background:
We are soon embarking on our trend-scouting mission - help us to find entrepreneurs in Africa that make a difference! Are you one of those we should meet and talk to? Do you know someone we cannot miss? Please get in touch with us!
You can find the results from the Trendscouting Mission conducted in 2017 here [PDF].