50 African innovators have been successfully selected for the inaugural cohort of the InnovACTION Fellowship program. The selected innovators are from 16 countries from all the 5 regions of Africa. Close to 200 applications were received during the call for proposals.
The InnovACTION Program is a 4-month program for innovators and entrepreneurs in Africa to support the development, deployment and diffusion of home-grown innovations. It offers African entrepreneurs and innovators the much-needed support in accelerating their products/services, ameliorating existing technologies and redesigning business models for the post-COVID-19 period.