Kigali, Rwanda

Program

Service

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Details

Accelerate2030 is the world’s largest program supporting entrepreneurs from developing and emerging markets to scale their solutions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Accelerate2030 Rwanda is a scale-readiness program consisting of a bootcamp, workshops, coaching, online support and strategic connections. We leverage the expertise and reach of the global Impact Hub network, United Nations organizations, corporates, investors and expert partners to bring impact to scale! 

Accelerate2030 – Rwanda identifies the most innovative youth-led startups in Rwanda tackling the Sustainable Development Goals, and supports them to scale their impact nationally, regionally and globally. Join a global community of entrepreneurs, corporates, UN agencies, investors and expert partners across 20+ locations across the world!

Criteria

Open to youth-led start-ups in Rwanda tackling the sustainable development goals. They select ventures based on their:

  • Impact on the SDGS:Your solution effectively addresses a substantial issue linked to the SDGs
  • Scalability: Your solution has the potential to be replicated and scaled to other contexts
  • Growth Stage: Your venture shows traction and demonstrates impact already
  • Skillfull Team: Your team demonstrates ambition and skills to scale your solution

Benefits

  • Expert support: Clinics and workshops, and access to mentors and coaches and sector experts
  • Strategic connections: We connect you with investors, international organizations, and corporations
  • Visibility and positioning: We help you step out of your comfort zone and step onto the stage
  • Global opportunities: Top ventures are nominated to the Accelerate2030 Global Scaling Program

About Accelerate2030

Accelerate2030 is a multi-stakeholder program co-initiated by Impact Hub Geneva and the UNDP, identifying entrepreneurs from emerging economies with tested and scale-ready solutions contributing towards the SDGs, and provide them with tailored scaling program at both the national and global level. Through Accelerate2030, we are bringing together key organisations from the private sector, the public sector, international organisations, the financial and philanthropic community, with a common goal to strengthen the ecosystems and develop the infrastructure needed for these promising solutions to scale.