Author Archive: Anzisha Team
Three young entrepreneurs from francophone Africa who applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize.
A sample of some of the 2015 Anzisha Prize applicants who are operating within the renewable energy and recycling space.
Here are five young entrepreneurs who are gaining a greater share of the value chain through manufacturing and processing activities.
Close to 60% of Rwandan applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize are women, a portion unlike any other African country.
Around 20% of applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize were pursuing ventures within education and youth empowerment. Here is a sample of some of the entrants.
A whopping 148 young Nigerians applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize this year – by far the most number of entries from any country. Here is a taste of some of the applicants.
This year, there are also a number of strong women candidates for the Anzisha Prize who are defining their place in the world of social entrepreneurship. Here is a sample of them.
This year saw a record number of applicants involved in farming. While a panel of reviewers are still evaluating entries, here is a sample of some of the young applicants operating within the agriculture sector.
“The reason why I am an entrepreneur is because I believe that entrepreneurship is a problem solving tool that can spur social, economic and environmental change within out continent.”
Three tips from Anzisha’s young entrepreneurs on how to turn an innovation into a successful business.