Monday
August 21
2017

Stanford, De Beers launch $3m African entrepreneurs initiative

Stanford will expand two of its programmes to Southern Africa in 2018: the Seed Transformation Program of the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies, known as Stanford Seed, and the Stanford Go-to-Market programme for accelerating business ventures to market.

Stanford Seed is a one-year program of intensive sessions on topics such as leadership, strategy, business ethics, accounting, marketing, and value chain innovations, which will be open to owners of established businesses in Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa. Applications are being accepted until October 6.

Photo courtesy of kellsbells27.

Source: Disrupt Africa (link opens in a new window)

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Botswana, education, entrepreneurship, leadership, Namibia, South Africa, Stanford