Anzisha Prize

Creating Shared Value is a Leadership Imperative

Three lessons on Shared Value from the African Leadership Academy Africa Shared Value Summit Pre-Event Dinner with Prof. Mark Kramer of Harvard Business School....
Sihle Magubane
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Defining our true north- Anzisha convenes a community of …

Welcome to the Anzisha Effect – the newest knowledge hub for entrepreneurship educators and supporters in Africa! The work of moving African development forward...
Sihle Magubane
2 min read

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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Africa Must be Nourished by Africans

Chickens are a key player in African Development. In his passionately delivered acceptance speech, Ibrahima Ben-Aziz Konate, 2017 Anzisha Grand Prize Winner opened with...
Sihle Magubane
1 min read

Young Emerging Entrepreneurs Share Anzisha Prize, Africa’s Premier …

22 year old, Ibrahima Ben Aziz Konate from Cote D’Ivoire takes Anzisha Grand Prize African Leadership Academy and Mastercard Foundation are pleased to announce...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Entrepreneurship, African Development and the Anzisha Prize

Young people represent the fastest growing demographic in Africa. Many are already economically active—some motivated by necessity to help their families. With access to...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

3 things you need to know about the Rise of …

Did you know that Africa’s youth population is set to more than double by the year 2055? Yes, you read that correctly, double, in...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Strong Anzisha applications and recent investments signal dynamism of …

The 2017 application season was extremely strong and competitive for the Anzisha prize.  Over 800 young entrepreneurs submitted applications from across the continent.  These...
Stephen Fox
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