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Develop digital, problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Initiatives focused on students and their ability to solve grand challenges


Get bigger and better faster. Build high growth ventures that address critical problems in underserved markets.


Provide practical skills to build & manage commercially viable businesses that provides essential goods & services.


Foster innovative culture and build digital platforms that contribute to the development of new products and services.


A vibrant network of BongoHive alumni and collaborators providing guidance and support based on shared knowledge and experience.

Programmes Accepting Applications

Start Your Creative Enterprise – Online

Are you a creative individual who wants to transform into a business?

BongoHive, with support from the British Council is inviting creatives in Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia to apply for the Start Your Creative Enterprise Programme. #CreativeHive

The three week programme includes live webinars, self-directed practical learning in a virtual classroom as well as one-on-one offline support.

Programme Dates: Monday, 9th November – Friday, 27th November 2020

Application Deadline: Wednesday, 28th October 2020

Cost: Free

Discover PreAccelerator – Online

Do you have a business idea? Would you like to explore how to make it a successful business before diving straight in?
The 2 week Discover programme will help you explore the potential of a business idea by validating the market and testing all your assumptions. Discover will help you gain the knowledge you need to successfully launch your business, and save you time and money in the process.

Programme Dates: Monday 23 November – Friday 4 December 2020

Application Deadline: Friday 6 November 2020

Cost per Startup: K1000

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