Top three finalist to Innovations Axis for Incubation/Acceleration

The SALCAB Start-up series stems from the organisations belief in entrepreneurship and innovation. Salcab has therefore designed a platform to sell the human capital of Sierra Leone and prove to the world that Sierra Leone is more than just wars, famine and poverty or that business in Sierra Leone only revolves around the buying and … Read moreTop three finalist to Innovations Axis for Incubation/Acceleration

Innovations Axis Model

Innovations Axis is Sierra Leone’s first fully functioning incubator, with programs (Incubation and Acceleration) framed on 5 Containers/Stages: Formation; Validation; Scaling; Growth; and Exit Innovation Axis use a combination of tools and methodologies to move entrepreneurs from Ideation to Growth, using the Startup Commons Framework (shown below). In the Formation container we use Design-driven entrepreneurship … Read moreInnovations Axis Model

Startup Genome, GEN Launch 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Ecosystem— May 9, 2019 — Startup Genome’s highly anticipated 2019 Global Startup Report (GSER) has launched today at The Next Web Conference. The report (#GSER2019), from Startup Genome and the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN), is the world’s most comprehensive and widely-read research on startup ecosystems, and offers the very first global ranking of … Read moreStartup Genome, GEN Launch 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report

Unlocking Pipeline: A playbook for entrepreneur support in Africa

Entrepreneur support has become an industry in Africa. The number of organizations dedicated to helping entrepreneurs scale has doubled in the past few years. But deal flow remains stubbornly low, especially at the early stage. This report compiles lessons, case studies and trends gathered from our pioneering VilCap Communities Africa program and interviews with more than … Read moreUnlocking Pipeline: A playbook for entrepreneur support in Africa