African Innovation Week 2019 is organized by IBA Ethiopia Center for Innovation in collaboration with The Federal Ministry of Innovation & Technology of Ethiopia, The African Union Commission, Oslo International Hub and The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ethiopia.
The goal of African Innovation Week is to create a platform that gathers innovative African startups to come together and share their experiences with Norwegian and international entrepreneurs, get connected with potential investors, executive bodies, game-changers to work together for a sustainable, mutual and inclusive development.
AIW aims to contribute for UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals:
Goal 1: No Poverty.
Goal 5: Gender Equality.
Goal 8: Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
Goal 17: Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.