The application for the 4th edition of the Orange Social Entrepreneur Prize in Africa (POESA), continues until 14th September 2014 on www.starafrica.com
For reminder, every entrepreneur of more than 21 years old or any legal entity existing for less than three years, can participate free of charge in the POESA.
Launched since last 22nd May, this prize has for objective to promote the social innovation in favor of development thanks to the ICTS.
For this edition, the Prize will reward 4 entrepreneurs or new companies proposing products or services based on ICTS innovative way to meet the needs of populations in varous domains as health, agriculture, education, energy, industry or business.
In addition to an endowment going from 10 000 to 25 000 euros, the promoters of this prize underlined that « the four winners will benefit from entrepreneurship and ICTS experts help during six months« .
During the last edition, Tunisia was a prize-winner thanks to Amine Chouaieb who won 10 000 euros for his innovating project « Chifco« , a technological solution of optimization for the highest energy Consumption household or professional equipment.
Original text by: Blaise AKAME