Africa

Germany’s international cooperation promotes political and economic integration at the regional level in Africa. GIZ provides advisory services to the African Union, regional economic communities and others. The focus is on peace and security, good governance, infrastructure, promotion of agriculture.

Making way for startups
akzente gathered insights on the Tech Entrepreneurship Initiative ‘Make-IT in Africa’ featuring the voices of four young African experts and an interview with the Head of the programme.
Startups: Debu Odulana
Founder Debu Odulana on the lack of facilities for doctors in Nigeria and the online platform “Doctoora”
Startups: Edmond Nonie
CEO Edmond Nonie about the initial idea behind “Track Your Build”, an enterprise for progress benchmarking of construction work
Startups: Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu
CEO Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu about the Tony Elumelu Foundation supporting young entrepreneurs
Startups: Tunji Eleso
Tunji Eleso on the idea behind Co-Creation Hub and the future of this platform promoting African startups
“Supporting promising startups”
GIZ head of “Make-IT in Africa” programme Jan Schwaab talks us through technology entrepreneurship in West Africa

Africa

Africa