October 2019: Impact@Africa Contributes to the SEWF 2019

Impact@Africa is excited to be part of the Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF) 2019, which takes place on 23 – 25 October 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

In particular, Impact@Africa leads a session entitled “Impact Investors Matchmaking: Addressing Africa‚Äôs Funding Gap through Domestic Capital” that specifically targets financiers. The session’s objectives are to explore the role of local philanthropy and non-profits in the social entrepreneurship space with a special discussion about how to mobilize domestic capital, understand the importance of mobilizing local capital for local social enterprises, and facilitate introductions between local and international organizations in order to build opportunities for further collaboration in future.

The Impact@Africa session at the SEWF 2019 takes place on 24 October 2019 and is by invitation only. The Network partners with the Africa Business Group, Sankalp Forum, IFAD and the British Council for the organisation of the discussion.

Please visit https://www.sewf2019.org/ for more information on the SEWF 2019.