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Diversifying Revenue Streams: A Strategic Financial Direction for Ghanaian Startups

In the dynamic landscape of Ghanaian startups, the pursuit of sustainable growth requires a departure from conventional funding avenues. While traditional investments are crucial, exploring alternative financing methods can bestow resilience and agility vital for thriving in today’s ever-evolving business environment. The substantial 86% decrease in startup funding during the first half of 2023, as […]

16 innovators shortlisted for Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation in its 10th anniversary year

Sixteen innovators from eight African countries, including Botswana for the first time, have been shortlisted for the 10th Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation. You can also read South African and Ugandan innovators, Edmund Wessels and Anatoli Kirigwajjo, were awarded £25,000 each as they won the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation. The Africa Prize, launched in […]

Effective Strategies for Fund Utilization among Ghanaian Startups

Fund utilization is one of the critical areas for consideration by startups, given the uncertain financial landscape. In this article, we delve into key strategies that can empower startups in Ghana to optimize fund utilization and drive long-term growth. Crafting a Pragmatic Budget: A well-defined budget is the cornerstone of financial success for startups. It […]

Improving the quality of youth in Bono Region and beyond via Barcamp Sunyani 2023

A network of young changemakers, doers and entrepreneurs can be the fuel and energy for Ghana to develop greatly. It comes with a lot of resources. This mindset motivates GhanaThink members to organize Barcamps in more than 12 locations in Ghana. BarCamp Sunyani 2023 will be the 9th BarCamp in Sunyani and it will showcase entrepreneurs and innovators in the Bono region. This builds upon 120 Barcamps […]

Barcamp Takoradi 2023 networks quality youth in the twin-cities

Barcamp Takoradi 2023 is a free networking forum bringing people together for a day of learning, sharing, networking and mentoring. The event is on Saturday, 18th November 2023 at the Ghana Shipper’s Authority Conference Hall in Takoradi. The theme is “Finance, Quality, Innovation”. Sekyibea Ofosu has been to previous editions of Barcamp Takoradi and currently […]

Elevating Excellence: The 2023 Ghana Startup Week – A Tribute to Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Plus Your Chance to Win a Trip to South Africa!

Ghana Startup Week 2023 Celebrates Innovation and Entrepreneurs  Ghana Startup Week 2023 Unveils Youthful Innovations for Economic Growth The entrepreneurial spirit in Ghana is set to soar as the Association of Ghana Startups (AGS), in collaboration with the National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP), officially launched the highly anticipated 2023 Ghana Startup Week (GSW). This […]

Amplifying National Development Through Youth Entrepreneurship: Insights from the 4th Annual National Young Entrepreneurs Summit

Empowering the Future: The Impact of Youth Entrepreneurship on National Development As the entrepreneurial landscape continues to evolve, the role of young entrepreneurs in shaping the future of national development has become increasingly vital. The upcoming 4th Annual National Young Entrepreneurs Summit, Expo & Awards, scheduled for the 14th and 15th of December 2023 in […]

Ghana’s Climate Finance Knowledge Hub Launch: Pioneering Sustainability and Entrepreneurship Opportunities

In a groundbreaking development for the nation, Ghana welcomes its first-ever Climate Finance Knowledge Hub (CFKH), marking a pivotal moment in the pursuit of sustainability and combating climate change. Organized by Giz Ghana, this event not only signals a commitment to environmental stewardship but also unveils unprecedented entrepreneurship opportunities tied to climate finance. Unveiling the […]

Empowering Entrepreneurs: The National Innovation Challenge in Ghana Offers $100,000 for Innovative Solutions

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology, and Innovation (MESTI) is spearheading a groundbreaking initiative, the National Innovation Challenge (NIC), as part of the Public Sector Reform for Results Project. In collaboration with the Office of the Senior Presidential Advisor, MESTI invites Ghanaians and entities registered in Ghana to participate in this extraordinary opportunity. Unveiling the […]


The Association of Ghana Startups (AGS) in collaboration with the National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP) have launched the 2023 Ghana Startup Week (GSW). The Startup Week, launched on Tuesday 31, October, 2023 was on the theme “Youthful Startup Innovations; Fuelling Ghana’s Future Prosperity” focuses on the Sustainable Development Goals 8 which talks about “inclusive […]