African Entrepreneurship Award
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BANK OF AFRICA, a pioneer in promoting entrepreneurship
Officially announced at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit held in November 2014 in Marrakesh, the African Entrepreneurship Award (AEA), in its second year, was awarded to a dozen or so prize winners hailing from the entire continent.
With an annual budget of USD 1 million, the Award is testimony to the importance placed by BANK OF AFRICA on the continent’s economic development. It aimsto reward Africa’s best entrepreneurship projects which have a lasting and sustainable social impact in the fields of education, the environment and innovation.
Organising this Award was simply a logical step given the Bank’s forward-looking vision and track record in environmental protection, which has been a hallmark of its policy. It also acknowledges the pivotal role that entrepreneurship will need to play in Africa’s development and the Group’s aspirations in promoting its development in Africa, by Africans and for Africans.
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