This section contains thought leadership from the Anzisha Team about hot topics in entrepreneurship.
The Choices Made by a Young African Farmer After my recent participation as a Top 12 finalist in the Anzisha Prize, many people have asked…
What an honor it was to be invited to the Junior Achievement African Company of the Year awards hosted in Harare, Zimbabwe from December 7th…
Only 12 Fellows are selected each year and become lifelong members of the Anzisha network, with access to a web of business leaders, investors and networking opportunities.
Last year’s finalists and winners were happy to share their tips for producing a winning application.
“Don’t ever rest on the laurels of what you created today because there is always somebody else trying desperately to create more, do something better,” says Alex Okosi.
Young entrepreneurs typically face exceptional challenges getting businesses off the ground.
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.
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.