African Summer School

Business incubator 4 Africa.


CLUSTER: International cooperation projects

START DATE: January 2012

website

CONTACTS

http://www.africansummerschool.org;

http://www.africasfriends.org;

Info@africansummerschool.org


KEY WORDS
Africa, african culture, business, master, training
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African Summer School

whereVia Cà Nova Zampieri, 4E 37057 San Giovanni Lupatoto VR

who

PROMOTERS:
Fortuna Ekutsu Mambulu with the help of Africa’s friends Association.

BENEFICIARIES:
Young people from 18 to 35 mainly African and Italian people.

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Both African and Italian people that attend this school need learning opportunities on how to run a business in Africa.

SOLUTION:
African Summer School is the first African training school for business and development. The project is based on an intensive week of lectures, characterised by an intercultural didactic, addressed to young students, both African and Italian, previously selected. At the end, projects will be selected in the internal competition “Business Incubator 4 Africa”, which aims to reward the best business ideas and
accompany them during their implementation.

why it is
interesting

They stimulate good practices of entrepreneurial development and sustainable emancipation and they promote interaction between youth and a dialogue against all stereotypes and prejudices rooted in society.

IMPACT:
In 4 years of training and with 200 students enrolled, 4 winning projects were chosen and 2 projects started.