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Christopher commented on Build Refugee Entrepreneurial ecosystem

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Congrats on the admission to the program Andre!
This is certainly exciting, happy to introduce you to the people at THNK as well if you'd like to take this idea further and are stopping by Amsterdam. Other programmes worth looking at: and are focused on leadership, education for entrepreneurs etc, albeit at different stages. Watson University would be more applicable to what you have in mind, or which was started in Uganda by Eric, the founder of Watson, to bring entrepreneurship education into schools :)


Christopher commented on Build Refugee Entrepreneurial ecosystem

Happy to connect you with the AMPION team who organize hackathons and a social venture incubator across 15 countries in Africa currently (operating since 2013). The West Africa bus goes through Ghana each year as well so in lieu of joining the bus you'll be able to meet everyone in Accra then. I feel there could be some interesting collaboration opportunities.

Have you also looked into the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program? their cycle is closed this year but I encourage you to talk with them and maybe join next year, for the funding, mentorship, curriculum and network.