Opportunities, Events and Publications
OGP Global Summit – International Youth Delegation Application
The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is looking for 15 young people (ages 18-35) from OGP countries who are passionate about i) civic space and public participation, ii) anti-corruption, and/or iii) inclusive digital innovation and are interested in sharing their policy ideas on these priorities. Applicants must
– Be 18-35 years of age as of December 31st, 2021
– Live in and/or be from one of these 78 countries: https://www.opengovpartnership.org/our-members/
– Work and have ideas for policy recommendations on one of the following priorities: i) Civic space and public participation, ii)Anti-corruption, iii) Inclusive digital innovation
– Be comfortable speaking, understanding, and reading English
– Have access to a computer with internet adequate for video conferencing.
Apple Entrepreneur Camp for Female Founders, January 31 – February 4, 2022
Apple Entrepreneur Camp consists of an immersive technology lab, as well as guidance, education, and support. Selected organizations receive the following free of charge:
One-on-one code-level guidance from Apple engineers.
Ongoing support from an Apple Developer representative for at least one year.
One year of membership in the Apple Developer Programme.
Access to the Apple Entrepreneur Camp alumni network, a world-class group of inspiring and ambitious leaders.
Applications are accepted by developers worldwide and up to 3 members of your organization may attend.
Applications are now open. Apply by November 28, 2021. https://developer.apple.com/entrepreneur-camp/female-founders/
Donors for Africa is delighted to announce that the application for the 2022 African Social Innovators Boot camp (“Together Build”) is now open.
GE` DA’ is a 3 months intensive professional leadership development program that offers change makers a unique opportunity to learn how to improve their community by acquiring new skills and accessing funds to solve issues related to sustainable development goals. It is for those who desire to understand how to play in the development sector and want to deep dive into how to build a sustainable social impact organization.
World Bank recruiting
WB is recruiting for Western and Central Africa. Apply by November 18, 2021. https://www.worldbank.org/en/events/2021/10/14/join-the-mission-world-bank-recruitment-drive-for-africa#1
The Intra-Africa Trade Fair, 15-21 November
The IATF will take place in Durban this month, having been moved from Kigali in July due to COVID.
RetailX’s new white paper on the dynamic landscape of fulfillment
How best to prepare for change and adapt to changing customer tolerance. 2 case studies and the results of a survey. Download Now
SA FMCG Market Size Report
The key factors contributing to SA’s bricks n’ mortar businesses More info.
RetailX 2021 European Top 1000
Find out how the largest 1000 ecommerce and multichannel retailers in Europe navigated the shift online (not to mention the global pandemic). The report looks in detail at the research findings in each dimension, illustrated with RetailX’s trademark quick-to-read graphics, alongside features investigating the context and following the trends, retailer interviews, and case studies. Download Now
Discover the ecommerce landscape in France
France 2021: Ecommerce Country Report covers this sophisticated market, complete with RetailX quick-read charts and graphics. Download the report
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