Ecosystem

RiseUp Summit this year in Cairo exceeded all expectations of its attendees. With 4000+ attendees from about 30 countries, 240 speakers and 130 sessions and workshops, the summit had something to offer to all stages of entrepreneurs in a packed… Read More
Sales, financing, strategy...certainly these are crucial topics to a business and very often founders concentrate on important matters like finding the right investor or optimising their product for the perfect market fit. Not less meaningful but often paid less attention… Read More
The social business sector in Morocco has been growing significantly in recent years, covering more and more industries and sectors. In the beginning, social enterprises had a strong focus on social empowerment. Later down the road, projects specialized in solutions… Read More
Ever since I was a student in Jordan, I have been participating in initiatives that help youth with entrepreneurial ideas to make them a reality. While I was still studying Computer Science, I took part in a training that asked… Read More
If you were in Johannesburg, South Africa over the last two weeks, you would have definitely stumbled upon some young students dressed in either formal business attire or very colorful traditional outfits ranging from Japanese Kimonos to Pharaohs’ costumes, and… Read More
Starting with the dotcom opportunities in the late nineties and early 2000s, young people have become more and more excited about the idea of making it on their own, and dismissing the corporate or publicsector-life. This was reinforced by Obama’s… Read More