Across Africa, technology hubs are increasingly creating a snowball effect that underpins the continent’s digital transformation by building fledgling entrepreneurial ecosystems and supporting start-ups. But tech hubs struggle to earn revenue and become financially sustainable.
A new report by the International Trade Centre (ITC) provides insights on how hubs – and governments seeking to assist them – can tackle these challenges.
Tech hubs in Africa: How can they support start-ups across the continent? explores what the hubs do, why they emerge and how they make an impact. It also focuses on what steps hubs can take to ensure their own financial viability so they can provide sustainable support to African entrepreneurs.