Read the most important and relevant insights curated from the world of entrepreneurship education and support. Engage with us on how we make the successes true and eliminate the barriers for very young entrepreneurs.

Research

Finding a space between poverty alleviation and high growth– …

by Jocelyn Smith Adapted from dissertation submitted to School of Governance, University of the Witwatersrand in fulfillment of MM-Dissertation, March 2018. Introduction Interventions promoting...
Sihle Magubane
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Youth Towards Growth Sectors: Where opportunities for youth lie …

What sectors of business create the most opportunities for youth to engage in? This is an important but tricky question to explore as an...
Sihle Magubane
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ALA Learning Brief: Very Young Entrepreneurs

This inaugural ALA Learning Brief shares emergent learning from African Leadership Academy (ALA) regarding outcomes of our programs on entrepreneurship training for African youth,...
josh
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Anzisha Youth Entrepreneurship Survey 2016 

Africa has the youngest population in the world, with an estimated 200 million people between the ages of 15 and 24. But despite fast...
Sihle Magubane
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BUILD-in-a-Box Report: A Replicable Model for Youth-led Learning

African Leadership Academy (ALA) aims to create a pipeline of leaders for Africa through entrepreneurial leadership. ALA students undergo a two-year educational program that...
Anzisha Team
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Supporting Young Entrepreneurs: What Works? Youth Business International

Commissioned by Youth Business International & EY, this report highlights 10 key lessons in what works in supporting young entrepreneurs. It highlights imperatives such...
Sihle Magubane
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Unleashing Africa’s Agricultural Entrepreneurs: Tony Elumelu Foundation

The agriculture sector represents Africa’s greatest opportunity to drive inclusive, sustainable growth, and one of the few sectors with the potential to lift millions...
Sihle Magubane
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Women’s Entrepreneurship: How to Measure the gap between …

  This paper analyzes data on female and male entrepreneurship that were collected by the World Bank Group’s Entrepreneurship Database. Recognizing the importance of...
Sihle Magubane
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How Ecosystem Builders Can Best Help Entrepreneurs Succeed: Village …

In 2016 Village Capital launched Vilcap Communities, a 26-city pilot to license their curriculum and investment model to accelerators, incubators and investors around the...
Sihle Magubane
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