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December 28, 2020 Newsletterspodcast 0 Comment


December 23, 2020: In a podcast by Tambali, David Ogiga explains his role in stemming Covid-19 challenge through innovation run by hubs and how nearly the entire Kenyan ecosystem was able to rally for a good course. Listen in-
December 28, 2020 FeaturedNewslettersservicesStartup Fireup 0 Comment

UD Tech Farm System Winning at Global stage

UD Tech Farm System were winners in Diamond Challenge. The global competition is organized by the University of Delaware’s Horn Entrepreneurship Challenge every year.  The team of Rozalia Chao, Happiness Wanjiru, Sophie Mghoi, and Hanifa Mutua had programmed a series of sensors with the Ardui...
December 28, 2020 NewslettersReal Talk 0 Comment

State of NGO Public-Private Partnership

17 November 2020 Partnerships and collaboration between NGOs and the private sector in Kenya continue to grow. There is an increasing emphasis on joint activities that are of strategic value to both partners. Combining experiences and a pool of resources, among others, allow NGOs and the private sec...
December 28, 2020 NewslettersPitchingReal Talk 0 Comment

Countrywide Hubs Annual General Meeting

On 19 December 2020, In his capacity as Chairman of Association of Countrywide Innovation Hubs, David chaired last year’s meeting bringing together 26 member hubs to take stock of key achievements. Top of this was the successful The Great Covid -19 Innovation Challenge in collaboration with Ko...
December 28, 2020 Newsletters 0 Comment

Establishing Sote Fund

An initiative of Sote Hub, Sote Fund is an investment vehicle for viable startups coming through our pipeline work that has so far impacted over 10,000 students from universities, colleges, and high schools and out of school youth and incubated 40 startups. The greatest challenge for Kenyan startups...
December 28, 2020 NewslettersTraining 0 Comment

Google online safety Training- Grow with Google

Children and young people are vulnerable to many risks while online including cyberbullying, internet predators, phishing, exposure to inappropriate content, hate speech & recruitment by violent extremist groups. In 2017, Kenya lost about USD 212 million to cybersecurity. In a project funded by ...
December 28, 2020 NewslettersStartup Fireup 0 Comment

Afya Boost joins the Great Covid-19 Accelerator

One of our startups, Afya Boost made into the top 15 out of 300 innovators that responded to the Great Covid-19 Hackathon organized by Konza Technopolis and the Association of Countrywide Innovation Hubs. As part of the award, they are undergoing a 3 months business acceleration. This project is sup...