- October 09, 2023
The United Nations world Food Programme (WFP)IGNITE Innovation Hub , Circle Innovation and DTU Skylab , Foodlab , with the support of Care Denmark and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs , have launched the highly anticipated second edition of the IGNITE SEED Innovation Programme in East Africa to support entrepreneurial teams with research-backed ideas focused on innovating food systems with research-backed ideas in the market.
A 10 -week equity-free accelerator program for seed to series A startup based in Africa or building Africa- centered solution with technology .The accelerator program is sector agnostic but will inly accept applications from startups leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning from any vertical . The AI First Program is designed for startups that are building on products or services that use artificial intelligence in a transformative way. Google is looking for companies with a strong team and clear vision of how AI can be used to solve real world challenges.
Are you running a startup and want to transform the agriculture and food tec industry in Africa? Do you have a tech solution that makes the industry more sustainable and profitable while at the same time empowering value chain actors? Do you want to support on raising investment ,reaching more customers and having a significant impact? Then this unique investment readiness programme is for you!!!
To all start ups in Africa aiming to reach their first $1M USD and expand ne new markets. Check out OST Grow a 12 month pan African investment readiness program designed to fuel the growth of startups across the region in partnership with Africagrow , Bpifrance, Go ventures and AfricInvest Group.