Laureate - WIA Entrepreneurship Programme 54 – Promotion 2018
Updated: Jan 24, 2019
From April 12, 2018 to May 10, 2018, the Women In Africa Philanthropy Foundation launched for the second consecutive year a call for applications for African women entrepreneurs.
800 institutions were approached to relay the call to incubators, institutions and organizations in contact with African entrepreneurs across the continent. More than 1,200 applications were received from 52 of the 54 African countries in less than a month.
VR REVIVAL was selected to be part of the 2018 promotion of the Women in Africa Entrepreneurs’ club - Project 54. Founder and CEO, Mansata Kurang will be representing The Gambia with the innovation idea of using virtual reality application for dementia sufferers in Africa and UK.
The aim of the programme is for high-potential African entrepreneurs to meet personally with leading pan-African and global leaders, investors and decision-makers at WIA events and more specifically at the WIA Annual Summit in Marrakech.