Africa 2018 Investment Dealroom

Africa 2018   The Africa 2018 Forum is an international, landmark event hosted under the High Patronage of H.E. Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, aiming to promote greater economic integration through increased investment flows into Africa. This year’s edition will take place from the 8-9 of December 2018 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, and is organised by the Government of Egypt – through the Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation – and COMESA Regional Investment Agency (RIA). The Forum will take place over 2…

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Attend the 2018 Demo Africa in Morocco

The 30 startup finalists will participate in a six-week virtual bootcamp in preparation for stakeholder engagements at the main event, as well as a two-day physical bootcamp as a preamble to the DEMO Africa showcase.  At the event, five winning startups will be selected to participate in the 2019 edition of the Lions@frica Innovation Tour in Silicon Valley. These DEMO ambassadors will be the startups that show the highest potential for scaling across African and international markets, with a mature understanding of their product-market fit, a great team, and a defensible and commercially viable technology. Event…

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One World Media Workshop for Journalists in UK

One World Media is organizing the “International reporting workshop” on Sept. 17 and Oct. 11 in London for Journalism professionals, students and recent graduates. The workshops will include sessions and activities that are practical, engaging and interactive. Participants will learn practical skills on how to make media in developing countries – covering topics from safety and ethical concerns to storytelling and how to engage an audience. Registration is open until spots are filled. Tickets cost GBP59 to GBP69. Click Here to register

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Internet Freedom in Africa 2018

The Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA), in partnership with the Media Foundation West Africa (MFWA), will host the Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa Sept. 26 to 28 in Accra, Ghana. The event brings together human rights defenders, journalists, government officials, bloggers, developers, representatives from academia and others to discuss matters related to upholding internet freedom. Topics include gaps, concerns and opportunities for advancing privacy, access to information, free expression, non-discrimination, the free flow of information online on the African continent and more. Journalists and others interested in internet freedom are invited to this…

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