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Private sector and business ecosystems development in post-crisis countries
05 Feb. 24

UNIDO & EBN collaboration: a catalyst for Peace building, Resilience, and Economic Growth

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ETHIOPIAN ENTREPRENEUR SUPPORT ORGANISATIONS MAPPING AND INSIGHTS (2022/23)
21 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 4: Engaging with Investors (Part II) 13th December
14 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 3: Engaging with Investors (Part I) 6th December
13 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 2: Business Model Canvas 4th December
06 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 1: Introduction to Incubation and Ecosystems 29th November
04 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #7 – Nov 2023
29 Nov. 23
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Open Innovation Program
27 Nov. 23

A model and guide for innovation support organizations to foster collaboration between SGBs and large enterprises.

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Introducing Standards of Practice for Gender Lens Investing
15 Nov. 23
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Agri-Finance Navigator
11 Oct. 23

A Snapshot of the Ethiopian Agri-SME Financing Ecosystem.

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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #6 - Sep 2023
03 Oct. 23
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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #5 - July 2023
25 Jul. 23
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Assessment of the Startup Ecosystem in Angola
30 Jun. 23
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Guide for Mapping the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
12 Jun. 23
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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #4 - April 2023
27 May. 23
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Scaling Digital Innovation in Emerging Economies
24 Apr. 23

The GSMA has supported over 100 organisations with equity-free grant funding to test and scale digital technologies and business models that boost local ecosystems, improve livelihoods and drive prosperity.

This report first outlines scale in the context of low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), and considers several pathways to scale as well as the fundamentals of scaling.

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The Role of Digitalisation in Strengthening Capacities of Micro, Small and Medium-size Enterprises (MSMEs) in Southern Africa to take Advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)
08 Apr. 23
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Mapping of relevant stakeholders, donors and initiatives
13 Feb. 23
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State of Tech in Africa Report 2023
08 Feb. 23
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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #3 - December 2022
27 Jan. 23
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Africa Investment Report 2022
16 Jan. 23

Africa Investment Report 2022

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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #2
26 Dec. 22
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Globa Innovation Index 2022
16 Dec. 22

Globa Innovation Index 2022: What is the future of innovation-driven growth?

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Founder's Guide to Fundraising in Ethiopia
04 Nov. 22

Founder’s Guide to Fundraising in Ethiopia

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BIC Africa Newsletter Issue #1
26 Oct. 22
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A Behavioural Insights Toolkit for Entrepreneurship Programming
11 Jul. 22

By the United Nations Development Programme
and The Behavioural Insights Team

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The UNCDF MAP Investor Series : SME Investor Toolkit
10 Jul. 22

Solving the puzzle together
Global goals, business opportunities, financing gaps and a new social contract

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WE Rise Toolkit for Entrepreneurs
05 Jul. 22

The WE Rise Toolkit for Entrepreneurs consists of four tools that provide actionable steps to unlock the power of gender inclusivity for your business.

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WE Rise Toolkit for Accelerators
05 Jul. 22

The WE Rise Toolkit for Accelerators consists of three
tools that provide actionable steps to unlock the power of gender inclusivity.

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INNOVATION PLAYBOOK
25 May. 22

Your 3-Step Journey to put the Declaration on Public Sector Innovation into Practice

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Early-stage Start-up Investing Report 2022
11 May. 22
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A Guide to Fostering Women’s Entrepreneurship
22 Mar. 22

Five key actions towards a digital, green and resilient Europe

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Accelerating Women Entrepreneurs Handbook
28 Feb. 22

A Handbook for Practitioners

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The African Tech Startups Funding Report 2021
28 Feb. 22

The African Tech Startups Funding Report 2021

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Africa Investment Report 2021
11 Feb. 22

Africa Investment Report 2021 by

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Videos

BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 4: Engaging with Investors (Part II) 13th December
14 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 3: Engaging with Investors (Part I) 6th December
13 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 2: Business Model Canvas 4th December
06 Dec. 23
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BIC Africa Online Training 2023 Session 1: Introduction to Incubation and Ecosystems 29th November
04 Dec. 23
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Team management Training Session
03 Oct. 22

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Marketing Training Session
03 Oct. 22

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Building Partnerships Training Session
03 Oct. 22

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Africa-Europe D4D Hub Multi-Stakeholder Forum
25 Mar. 22

Fostering Africa-Europe peer-to-peer partnerships for inclusive digital transformation panel

 

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BIC Africa Introduction
07 Feb. 22

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BIC Africa Launch Event
17 Dec. 21

BIC Africa launch event at the EBN Congress 2021

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Building Bridges between Ethiopia and Somalia Online Launch Event
17 Sep. 21

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BIC Africa - Business Incubator Skills Training
12 Aug. 21

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Insights

Latest news, projects & events

Call for Applications: BIC Africa Online Acceleration Programme for Women Entrepreneurs 2024

27 Feb. 24
Application closes on the 19th of March 2024, 6:00 PM CET. 
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BIC Africa participated in the Learn Africa initiative online session: Digital Transformation aimed at African women. 

13 Feb. 24

Ethiopian ESO Ecosystem Mapping Report 2022/23

21 Dec. 23
Ethiopia’s Entrepreneur Support Ecosystem Mapping Report: Growth and Opportunities
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Ethiopian Startup Ecosystem Festival

20 Dec. 23

BIC Africa Online Training 2023

17 Nov. 23
Proven Models and Engaging with Investors
The BIC Africa Online Training – 2023, designed by the BIC Africa Virtual Training Centre.
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BIC Africa Annual Gathering 2023: Promoting shared learning. Driving innovative startups!

16 Nov. 23
The BIC Africa Annual Gathering 2023, co-hosted by the BIC Somali project, took place on the 26th of October 2023 in Nairobi, Kenya.
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BIC Africa Kenya Boot Camp: Impactful Dialogue

12 Nov. 23
The first edition of the BIC Africa African Boot Camp was held successfully on October 24th and 25th in the vibrant city of Nairobi, Kenya.
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BIC Africa Showcased at the AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2023 in Kigali

27 Oct. 23
BIC Africa participated and exhibited in the AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2023 in Kigali, Rwanda
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