AFRIKAFFAIRE.COM, UN SITE WEB D’AFFAIRES À LA PORTÉE DU PUBLIC

AFRIKAFFAIRE.COM, UN SITE WEB D’AFFAIRES À LA PORTÉE DU PUBLIC

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Africa Affaire et Objectifs Africa Affaire est une entreprise africaine qui oeuvre dans le domaine de e-commerce et a son siège en République Démocratique du Congo. Son objectif est de créer un marché commun africain à travers le Web pour un développement adéquat basé sur les valeurs humaines et de collaborations entre africains. Les avantages offerts Nous offrons un grand marché des affaires à travers le web. Où que vous soyez, faites connaitre vos produits, agrandissez votre clientèle, trouvez dans un temps réduit un produit moins cher et correspondant à votre clientèle,  créer un espace de vente et d’achat pour votre business. Le marché est opérationnel 7 jours/7, 24h/24 sur tous les terminaux ayant accès sur internet. Il suffit besoin d’acheter ou de vendre une chose de quelque nature que…
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SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018 

SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018 

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SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018    World’s biggest startup competition in emerging markets  2018 Seedstars World, the largest startup competition for emerging markets, is back in Africa to scout for the top high growth startups and entrepreneurs and accelerate them on their path to global scaling. On this 2018 edition of the tour, we will visit over 20+ cities across Sub-Saharan Africa to hosting bootcamps and pitch competitions, Countries such as Mauritius and Zambia, amongst others, will host local competitions for the first time, enlarging the impact of Seedstars mission in the continent. The winner from each country is invited to the final at the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to UDS$ 1 Million in equity investment. 1) Applications Step 1: Make sure you have a venture profile published…
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Challenges announced for Data Pitch second open call

Challenges announced for Data Pitch second open call

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Applications are now live for the second open call for Data Pitch, giving European data startups another chance to join this groundbreaking accelerator programme which provides the opportunity to work alongside major corporates. The Met Office, Konica Minolta and Greiner International Packaging are some of the latest internationally renowned organisations to agree to share their data with European startups for Data Pitch, an accelerator funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme. Other data providers include Netherlands-based multinational telecoms company Altice, the University of Dundee’s GROW Observatory, Portugese healtchcare company Jose de Mello Saude pan-European travel community MASAI and a global financial services provider. Startups will be able to apply for a place on the accelerator, which provides world-class business support and up to €100K to companies who can propose data-driven solutions to a series of challenges, using combinations of open, closed and shared data. Successful…
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FLAIR Fellowships

FLAIR Fellowships

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FLAIR Fellowships Future Leaders – African Independent Researchers (FLAIR) Fellowships are for talented African early career researchers who have the potential to become leaders in their field. These fellowships provide the opportunity to build an independent research career in a sub-Saharan African institution and to undertake cutting-edge scientific research that will address global challenges facing developing countries. Each FLAIR Fellowship will be for two years initially and will offer up to £150,000 per year, alongside a programme of support to develop fellows as independent research leaders including training and mentoring, and opportunities to network both regionally and with the UK and to develop international collaborations. This is a partnership between the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the Royal Society, supported by the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF). © seyfettinozel Grants Applying for…
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Prix Orange de l’Entrepreneur Social 2018

Prix Orange de l’Entrepreneur Social 2018

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Prix Orange de l'Entrepreneur Social 2018 Le concours, pour la 8e année, récompense les meilleurs projets d'entreprises innovantes et responsables en Afrique et au Moyen-Orient. La compétition se déroule en deux temps: les projets participent d'abord à une compétition nationale, puis un jury international attribue un grand prix aux meilleurs des gagnants nationaux. A chaque fois, les internautes peuvent voter pour ajouter un nom à la liste des nominés. Les projets candidats proposant des services de contenus sont de plus automatiquement éligibles au prix spécial contenu Orange Content. N'attendez plus, inscrivez-vous ! Inscription 1 mars - 31 mai Vote national 1 juin - 2 juillet Vote international 25 septembre - 3 octobre Les prix à gagner et le règlement Les inscriptions au concours sont ouvertes jusqu’au 31 mai à 21h…
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WORLD BANK CALL FOR MASTERS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS

WORLD BANK CALL FOR MASTERS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS

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CALL FOR MASTERS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS The World Bank is partnering with eight Governments in Eastern and Southern Africa in an innovative project with the aim of improving the quality of training and research in higher education, and reducing the skill gaps in key development priority areas. The Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence (ACE II) Project supports the governments of Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia in strengthening selected African Centers of Excellence (ACEs) to deliver quality post-graduate education and build collaborative research capacity in the following priority areas: (i) Industry, (ii) Agriculture, (iii) Health, (iv) Education, and (v) Applied Statistics. The ACE II Project implements three components, namely (i) strengthening the 24 higher education institutions into regional ACEs in Eastern and Southern Africa…
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Slush Global Impact Accelerator Application Form 2018

Slush Global Impact Accelerator Application Form 2018

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Slush Global Impact Accelerator Application Form 2018 This form has to be filled in carefully. Note that all information will affect the selection process. Well, what is Slush's Global Impact Accelerator program all about? Slush Global Impact Accelerator (GIA) is a program created in collaboration with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and other multiple partners globally. The purpose is to support impact-driven startups and showcase exciting business opportunities in emerging markets, which are also vital for implementing the Agenda 2030 and solving complex challenges. In addition, the program focuses on strengthening the networks between the impact actors, engaging the Nordic community with the global impact entrepreneurs, and enhancing the mobilization of capital towards impactful businesses. GIA 2018 brings impact-driven entrepreneurs from emerging markets to Helsinki to accelerate their…
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AFRICINVEST LANCE UN NOUVEAU FONDS DE 120 MILLIONS D’EUROS DÉDIÉ AUX START-UP AFRICAINES

AFRICINVEST LANCE UN NOUVEAU FONDS DE 120 MILLIONS D’EUROS DÉDIÉ AUX START-UP AFRICAINES

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AFRICINVEST LANCE UN NOUVEAU FONDS DE 120 MILLIONS D’EUROS DÉDIÉ AUX START-UP AFRICAINES La firme de capital-investissement Africinvest va lancer un nouveau fonds de 120 millions d’euros dédiés aux start-up africaines, a rapporté le site spécialisé Ventureburn, citant un dirigeant de l’entreprise. «Le fonds va cibler les start-up à succès qui opèrent dans n’importe quel secteur à travers le continent en s’appuyant sur les bureaux d’AfricInvest à Tunis, Lagos, Abidjan, Nairobi, le Caire, Alger et Casablanca.», a déclaré Selma Ribica, directrice à AfricInvest. «Ce sera le premier vrai fonds africain dédié aux start-up, avec des bureaux en Afrique du Nord, de l’Est et de l’Ouest. Notre objectif est de récolter 120 millions d’euros.», a-t-elle ajouté. Mme Ribica a d’autre part précisé que l’idée est d’ «aider les start-up africaines à se développer et…
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Application for  Green Talents Competition 2018 is now open

Application for Green Talents Competition 2018 is now open

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Jury 2018 The Green Talents jury of 2018 is composed of high-ranking German experts from academia and industry. On the basis of their scientific excellence and innovative research potentials, the jury will select the 25 Green Talents winners from numerous applicants. more: Jury 2018. Science Forum 2018 This year’s Science Forum will take the winners to the beautiful eastern part of Germany. To visit hot spots of sustainability research and gain first-hand information about the country’s renowned research landscape, the tour will lead the Green Talents of 2018 to Dresden, Jena, the Thuringian Forest, Leipzig, Berlin and finally Frankfurt am Main. more: Science Forum 2018. In this article, Andrew Tweedie explores the question on whether applied market research can be 'green' and therefore focuses on one of the world’s most successful applied…
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Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

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Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator Today, 11 new companies launch out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator based in NYC. This is the 14th cohort of startups to launch out of ERA,  and each company has received $100,000 in seed funding from the accelerator. These startups span a wide variety of industries, from hospitality to new retail to healthcare. So without any further ado, here are the 11 companies launching out of ERA: Butler Butler wants to handle room service and amenities for hotels, partnering with hotels to provide room service, catering and other food-based amenities from Butler’s various hubs across the city. Using SMS as a means of communication with guests, Butler can serve a larger number of hotels. Right now, Butler serves 5,000 rooms in Manhattan. Choosy Leveraging…
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