Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is an international initiative that introduces entrepreneurship to young people in six continents. GEW emerged in 2008 as a result of Enterprise Week UK and Entrepreneurship Week USA 2007. Since its creation, more than 10 million people from roughly 170 countries have participated in entrepreneurship-related events, activities and competitions during GEW.
This annual event occurs over the span of one week and includes the participation of millions of entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers, researchers, educators, entrepreneurship support organizations and interested individuals. Currently, 165 countries celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week running national campaigns that generate approximately 35,000 events, activities and competitions.
16th - 22nd November 2020 To Mark GE Week 2020, we are sharing the stories of a number of SME's from Uganda below.
TechBuzz Hub is an innovation hub focusing on supporting entrepreneurs to achieve their business objectives and company establishment.
Our four core services include: Startup Incubation, Coaching and Mentoring, Co-working Space Facilities, Capacity building and training
Fish Planet Uganda
A Business that deals in Fish and Value addition of Fish, in Entebbe and Kampala in Uganda. When COVID-19 hit the country, our business initially thrived with increase in sales as people were stocking up for the Lock down. As the lock down went on, our business was severely hit with very low sales which made us reconsider our business model including the product line, our costs management system not excluding salaries and transportation.
We empower Micro, small and medium enterprises by setting them on a defined journey of growth by ensuring unfettered access to critical financial services. These services include credit, ERP, financial services like mobile money and bill payments.
Sawa World Uganda
Sawa World uses locally-led and innovative approach to end global poverty. We provide access to local solutions to employment that are found by youth living in poverty. The youth have used low-cost and local materials to start small-scale eco-businesses that quickly generate income and transform lives.
LOGOS:Unlocking Africa’s Potential
LOGOS enables businesses harness their full potential through the use of technology. LOGOS is the right choice for enterprises looking to create visibility, automate tasks, and build relationships with clients through online social interaction.
We TRAIN YOU on how to optimally utilise technology. We SERVE YOU through automating your business processes. We SUPPORT YOU transform your efforts into revenue