At a media briefing on Thursday, 21st July 2022, organized by Strategic Communications Africa Restricted (Stratcomm Africa), two previous winners of the Israeli Inexperienced Innovation Problem (IGIC), shared experiences from their journeys to Israel.
An all-expenses-paid go to to Israel is the prize for first-place winners within the problem, and Jeffery Appiagyei of Sayetech Firm Restricted and Maxwell Kojo Xornu of Ebapreneur Options had been the 2020 and 2021 winners. Briefing the media, every spoke about their profitable innovation and their experiences through the journey to Israel, together with networking and studying from the experiences of innovators in Israel. They emphasised that Ghana can even capitalize on innovation to create a extra sustainable and higher life for residents. They inspired younger people with wealthy concepts to reap the benefits of this yr’s competitors, ship of their functions, undergo the method, and increase their enterprise concept.
Maxwell stated, “My go to to Israel actually uncovered me to how start-ups can contribute to a rustic’s growth. Israel is known as a start-up nation. A nation of innovation”
Jeffery strengthened Maxwell’s message with the next “we examine Israel being a land of milk and honey. This milk and honey are their concepts and improvements, via which they’ve been capable of create distinctive options and interventions to enhance their nation”
Talking after the sharing of the experiences of the 2 winners, Mrs Sharon Anim, Stratcomm Africa’s Supervisor for PR and Communication, stated, “It’s refreshing to see younger entrepreneurs developing with options that assist Ghana’s agriculture and tackle problems with local weather change, and Stratcomm Africa is delighted to be projecting such impactful tales. This yr marks 10 years of the Ghana Backyard and Flower Present and the 4th yr of the Israeli Inexperienced Innovation Problem. Stratcomm Africa just isn’t relenting in our dedication to selling a Greener, Cleaner, More healthy, Wealthier and a Extra Stunning Ghana”
The CEO of Stratcomm Africa, Ms Esther A.N Cobbah, thanked the Embassy of Israel in Ghana for investing within the growth of those younger entrepreneurs and for believing within the Stratcomm Africa imaginative and prescient for younger folks in Ghana.
She added, “The partnership with the Israeli Embassy allows Stratcomm Africa to make use of its communication experience to create alternatives for younger enterprising Ghanaians to develop their abilities and develop sustainable enterprises.”
Along with creating this platform for the younger entrepreneurs to share their tales, Stratcomm Africa would take the three high winners of IGIC for numerous years via its distinctive providing for SMEs and Begin-Ups, “Talent as much as Scale up with Communication”. Moreover, a discussion board for younger folks can be offered on the Ghana Backyard and Flower Present for the winners to share with extra younger folks in Ghana the potential that exists in Ghana’s agricultural sector.
The 2022 Ghana Backyard and Flower Present to be held on the Efua Sutherland Youngsters’s Park are the tenth-anniversary version with the theme, “Development Unleashed”, -expressing a dedication to assist unleash progress in particular person livelihoods and nationwide growth.
The Press and Media Coordinator of the Israeli Embassy of Ghana, Sierra Leone and Liberia, Juliana Yorke, and Karen Hyde-Copper, Financial Political Officer of the Embassy, had been current on the media briefing.
Registration for the 4th Version of the Israeli Inexperienced Innovation Competitors 2022 has commenced and can shut on the 4th of August 2022. The competitors welcomes functions from people between the age of 18 to 35 years and youth start-ups with revolutionary concepts and options in respect of the Agricultural sector. Go to https://www.gardenandflowergh.com/igic/registration to register now!
The Israeli Inexperienced Innovation Problem (IGIC) is a collaboration between the Embassy of the State of Israel for Ghana, Sierra Leone and Liberia, and the Ghana Backyard and Flower Motion, an initiative of Stratcomm Africa. IGIC, which began in 2019, seeks to honour particular person Ghanaian youth and start-ups with revolutionary interventions that contribute to the expansion of Ghana’s agricultural sector whereas addressing local weather change and serving to to preserve the setting.