Youth Initiatives Incubation- Burundi
Organized by: Leonidas Nzigamasabo
What is Our Goal?
The purpose of this project is to support and empower young entrepreneurs in activities and young leaders activists of NGOs in Burundi to be change makers in their own communities. Burundi has spent years marred by political turmoil and economic strife, rendering it one of the poorest countries in the world. With this project, we aim to give Burundi’s youth the chance to take control of their economic livelihoods as entrepreneurs, thereby empowering them to be agents of development in their respective communities.
How We Are Going to Help?
We are partnering with local & international expert sin the fields of entrepreneurship & business to put on a startup enterprise incubator for young people in Bujumbura. In effect, ir is a kind of “business bootcamp” through which young entrepreneurs will be taught the skills they will need to launch and grow their projects and initiatives.
What Your Support Does:
This project aims to empower 50 youth led enterprises/initiatives with the skills, connections they will need in order to succeed. Your generosity will allow us to:
1. rent and equip an office space
2. launch and maintain a sophisticated project website
3. promote this project more widely across Burundi and to other parts of Africa.
4. provide each entrepreneur we mentor with the technical support their enterprise needs.
5. provide our beneficiaries with 36 months of continues and comprehensive mentorship.
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