SUA sets stage to expand collaborations with Africa’s TVET education leaders

SUA sets stage to expand collaborations with Africa’s TVET education leaders

StartUpAfrica (SUA) and the Commonwealth Association of Technical Universities and Polytechnics in Africa (CAPA) are forging a long-term working relationship through an agreement to pursue various collaborative ventures, all aimed at mutual goals in academic, entrepreneurship, innovation, and research among others.
On November 14th, StartUpAfrica Executive Director, Erastus Mong’are and

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StartUpAfrica Executive Director Honored with Entrepreneurship Award

StartUpAfrica Executive Director Honored with Entrepreneurship Award

Men Impact Change (M.I.C.) has awarded their prestigious entrepreneurship award to Erastus Mong’are, HSC, Executive Director at StartUpAfrica (SUA). This award is presented annually by M.I.C. to recognize the quality leadership of outstanding men who are making an impact in their communities in different ways. The Men Impact Change

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2017 Conference Updates

2017 Conference Updates

On Saturday, October 14th, 2017, StartUpAfrica hosted its Annual Entrepreneurship Conference at American University, Washington, D.C. The event is our organization’s uniquely comprehensive event that is the result of the coordinated efforts of a diverse group of professionals and entrepreneurs. The conference has established itself as an important forum for

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StartUpAfrica and Kenyan Delegation Meets With DSU President

StartUpAfrica and Kenyan Delegation Meets With DSU President

A delegation from the country of Kenya visited DSU on July 11 to explore a possible future partnership relationship with Delaware’s only HBCU.
 
DSU President Harry L. Williams met with representatives of Kenya’s county government of Nyandarua – which included Gov. H.E. Daniel Waithanka Mwangi – to connect DSU’s

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Launch, Grow and Succeed: Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs Today

On Saturday, October 17, 2015, StartUpAfrica held its annual Entrepreneurship Conference and Awards Gala in New Castle, DE. We incorporated suggestions generated from previous conferences and were pleased to offer more industry specific sessions, more access to the session panelists (during and post conference)—and success stories. Participants came from several

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StartUpAfrica seeing results despite lack of funding

Erastus Mong’are was in Kenya during the post-election crisis in 2007. He witnessed firsthand the utter violence that infamously ripped, gauged and burned its way through his home country’s social, political and economic fiber. Yet, somewhere within that chaos, Mong’are found inspiration.
“I met a group of young people who were in support of the

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