Strategies for preparing children for the future of work
African Leadership Academy's (ALA) Dean Uzo Agyare-Kumi is a mother of two and serves as Chair for the...
Why aren’t parents buying into the concept of entrepreneurship?
Why aren’t parents buying into the concept of entrepreneurship? Anzisha conducted a survey in which we interviewed 246...
The Anzisha Scenario – A future where students of high potential choose entrepreneurship as a career
The term “4th Industrial Revolution” has come to embody the conversation around the future of supply-side of the jobs debate -skills and education. We hope to drive new research, discussion and policy around the demand-side of employment by deeply exploring entrepreneurship as a career -particularly for students of high potential.
How young people are reshaping entrepreneurship
Natalie Moyo joined the Anzisha team in early 2021. As a Portfolio Manager, she works closely with the young entrepreneurs in the...
Encouraging very young entrepreneurs to use the strength of their weak ties
By Tanya Mutepfa ( Young Entrepreneur Portfolio Manager at The Anzisha Prize) Seven years ago, I came across...
Celebrating its tenth year, the Anzisha Prize awards its top honour to 21-year-old Egyptian entrepreneur
Johannesburg, South Africa – insert date of distribution – With a pool of talented finalists from more...
What makes the 2020 Anzisha finalists special?
By: Lionel Tarumbwa In light of the pandemic, it has become apparent that the world needs businesses that...
Anzisha Prize announces top 20 very young African entrepreneurs as part of 10th year celebration
17 September 2020 - The Anzisha Prize has revealed its top 20 finalists for 2020. Winners will...
10 Ways to Encourage Very Young People To be Entrepreneurs
By: Lionel Tarumbwa Young people can be encouraged and inspired towards entrepreneurship the same way they have been...
‘Entrepreneurship can come out of necessity or innovation’ – Kolawole Olajide
Originally appeared in The Africa Report Entrepreneurship is gaining more traction across the African continent as more and...
Ishimwe gives hope to refugees
Originally appeared in Daily Monitor After losing her father at a young age, Vanessa Ishimwe had to come...
Anzisha Prize Hall of Fame highlights ten successful Africans who embraced entrepreneurship at an early age
Meet the African entrepreneurs whose transitions into entrepreneurship are inspirational pathways for future entrepreneurs. Johannesburg, South Africa –...
Innovation hubs in universities powering Africa’s young entrepreneurial ecosystems
By Lionel Tarumbwa According to the Accra-based African Center for Economic Transformation, a policy think tank, almost 50%...
Do you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur?
By Dolapo Adeyanju In 2019, Anzisha Prize joined other notable delegates across the globe in Sham El Sheik,...
This entrepreneur shows how young business owners can make a difference in their communities and inspire others to do the same
By: Sisanda Ntshinga Growing up Bulelani Njobe spent a lot of time with his grandmother who owned a...
Rediscovering your entrepreneurial spirit during a crisis
By Lionel Tarumbwa History has proved that periods of crisis are great breeding grounds for innovation and developments...
Anzisha Prize tackles COVID-19
By: Sisanda Ntshinga The coronavirus has brought with it a lot of uncertainty and has left us all...
Here is a glimpse into the 2020 Anzisha Prize applications
Every year we open up our applications portal and receive hundreds of applications from very young entrepreneurs...
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