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Pixan’s developer conference is happening this February, 22nd at Innovation Village
8 months ago

Pixan’s developer conference is happening this February, 22nd at Innovation Village

By  •  News, Startups, Apps

Pixan Developers is a platform that aims at building a community of developers. It was created to achieve the vision of empowering innovators and inventors in Africa, focusing on Uganda …
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Makerere University Innovations shortlisted for the Big Ideas@Berkeley final contest
8 months ago

Makerere University Innovations shortlisted for the Big Ideas@Berkeley final contest

By  •  News, Startups

On November 15, 2017, the Big Ideas Contest received more than 300 proposals, representing approximately 900 aspiring innovators, across 11 universities. A pool of nearly 300 judges from academia and …
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Mapping the humanitarian innovation ecosystem in Uganda
9 months ago

Mapping the humanitarian innovation ecosystem in Uganda

By  •  News

The Uganda Response Innovation Lab, a new initiative led by Save the Children held the first convening around ecosystem mapping for humanitarian innovation during in December 2017.

The Uganda Response Innovation Lab is dedicated to …
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Do you need funding and training for your business? Tony Elumelu Foundation Opens Applications to its 4th Cycle #TEF2018
10 months ago

Do you need funding and training for your business? Tony Elumelu Foundation Opens Applications to its 4th Cycle #TEF2018

Launched in 2015, The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship (TEF) Programme is the largest African philanthropic initiative devoted to entrepreneurship and represents a 10-year, $100 million commitment, to identify and empower …
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Uganda’s scientist named among the Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors, Champions Of Science And Technology Across Africa
10 months ago

Uganda’s scientist named among the Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors, Champions Of Science And Technology Across Africa

By  •  News, profiles

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) today announced its second Ambassadors Class, 45 scientists and tech champions across Africa, all under 42 years of age, who are solving Africa’s and the …
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Help Yiya solutions empower 240 Ugandan youth to be student-engineers
10 months ago

Help Yiya solutions empower 240 Ugandan youth to be student-engineers

Yiya solutions empower the poor high school students living in post-conflict Northern Uganda to view themselves as engineers who have the knowledge and skills to design and build technologies that solve …
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SheVestor Africa hosts Twitter Chat with Maureen Nabulyato: How to Have a Great Christmas without Breaking Your Bank
11 months ago

SheVestor Africa hosts Twitter Chat with Maureen Nabulyato: How to Have a Great Christmas without Breaking Your Bank

You love Christmas!   You are excited by the good Christmas energy and vibes that swirl around us. You have started receiving invitations to parties, hangouts and family get-togethers. You have …
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 SheVestor Africa Opens Applications for CAMPUS REPS program!
12 months ago

 SheVestor Africa Opens Applications for CAMPUS REPS program!

sheVestor Africa Campus Representative Program is an opportunity for students to serve and act as a liaison between sheVestor Africa and their universities. The sheVestor campus Representatives are leaders, disruptors …
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SafeBoda unveils all-new iPhone Version
1 year ago

SafeBoda unveils all-new iPhone Version

By  •  News, Startups

Uganda’s ride sharing app ‘SafeBoda‘ has unveiled the app’s version for the iPhone users.

With SafeBoda’s new app, you can get a professional, trained boda boda rider direct to your …
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25 Under 25 Internet society Awardees
1 year ago

25 Under 25 Internet society Awardees

Internet Society, an organisation that engages in a wide spectrum of Internet issues, including policy, governance, technology, and development is celebrating young people around the world who are taking action and using the Internet as …
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