[AFRI-Discuss] Fwd: [aisi-ig-l] Updates on the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa

Fatimata Seye Sylla fsylla at gmail.com
Tue Sep 25 11:19:06 UTC 2012

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From: Eskedar Nega <enega at uneca.org>
Date: 2012/9/24
Subject: [aisi-ig-l] Updates on the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa
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Dear all,

Updates from the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa:

- Applications received so far from: Angola, Cameroon, Congo, Democratic
Rep. of Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius,
Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa,
Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Mali.

- You can now apply in french ( Check on IPA 2013 website) and spread the
word to your francophone friends.

- The IPA team will be present at the African Internet Governance Forum
from 2-4  October 2012 at the Smart Village  in Cairo, Egypt. We will be
organizing a pre-event on the 2nd of October and will have an IPA
Exhibition booth. If you are attending the African IGF Forum or if you will
be in Cairo around those dates, do come and visit us.

- Spread the word on 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa -  Deadline for
Application is 31 October 2012!!!

***The Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) is a joint initiative of the
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African
Innovation Foundation (AIF). IPA honours and encourages innovative
achievements that contribute toward developing new products, increasing
efficiency or saving cost in Africa. The prize also promotes among young
African men and women the pursuit of science, technology and engineering
careers and business applications. Specifically, the award targets
technological breakthroughs in such main concern areas as manufacturing and
service industry, health and well-being, agriculture and agribusiness,
environment, energy and water and ICTs. More info at

Eskedar Nega
Program Officer
ICT Policy and Development
UN - Economic Commission for Africa
Tel: 251.11.544.53.15
Fax: 251.111.551.44.16

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