Seedstars returns to Zimbabwe

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Harare October 04, 2017. Impact Hub Harare is excited to be hosting the second edition of the global start-up competition, Seedstars World. Seedstars World is back in Harare to find the most promising early stage start-up in Zimbabwe! Early stage start-ups (less than 2 years) will have the opportunity to compete for up to $1,000,000 […]

Think outside the Trash, Recycle

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The subject of waste management and recycling remains fundamental to our daily lives. Evidence has been recorded that consumption and the disposal of solid and hazardous waste continues to increase in relation to a growing global population. The Accelerate2030 programme was a true highlight as we met some of the most amazing social change makers. […]

Inspiring Wunderkinds

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Inspiring Wunderkinds So who are the rock stars inspiring young talent with practical skills? They are the Maker Club. the Maker club is redefining modern education by introducing young children to a rare opportunity. Through a literal hands-on approach, young makers are taught to apply technical knowledge practically. This could possibly be a turning point […]

Team Zimbots “out-codes” the giants with engineering dexterity

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The 4th Industrial revolution is taking the world by storm and Impact Hub Harare is proud to be supporting eight Zimbabwean prodigies doing it big in the artificial intelligence realm. This July eight innovative Zimbabwean techies took part in the inaugural FIRST Global robotics challenge held in Washington DC. “Team Zimbabwe” as they were branded, […]

Boost your Business with Facebook and Digify Bytes

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Impact Hub Harare in partnership with Facebook, Digify Bytes and Dandemutande held a training session dubbed Boost your Business with Facebook and Digify Bytes during the weekend. The primary purpose of the workshop was to educate and equip entrepreneurs with tools offered by Facebook to take them to a new level of success.    #IHH #BoostyourBusinessZw […]

Growth Stage Enterprise at Accelerate2030 National Pitch Event

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On July 1, 2017 Impact Hub Harare held the Accelerate2030 National Pitch Event in collaboration with 17 other countries worldwide in the Impact Hub Global Community. The competition is for growth stage enterprises addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The programme was initiated by Impact Hub Geneva and the UNDP in 2016. Accelerate2030  is a […]

Accelerate2030 – Scaling ventures in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals

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Three startups are launched every second in the world according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor. That’s 11000 an hour. Some focus on extracting petroleum, others on creating solar panels. Plenty build new apps or tech and want to find their niche in Silicon Valley. But what can be said about the small ventures in developing […]

Roundshopper Mobile App Launches in Harare

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Roundshopper Mobile App Launches in Harare Roundshopper officially launched in Harare this month and will  scale into other cities in and around Zimbabwe later this year. Roundshopper is the magic key that will unlock the shackles restraining tuckshop owners in Zimbabwe. Roundshopper is a mobile application created to solve the challenges of stock ordering for […]

Most Innovative Start-up Nominee (Dr CADx)

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Most Innovative Start-up Nominee (Dr CADx)   Well done to the Dr Cadx team, they made it to the Seedstars World final competition in Zurich, Switzerland which took place just last month. This initiative is a great example to the international audience of the talent, innovation and social impact taking place in Zimbabwe. Impact Hub […]

Super Impact Saturday

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Super Impact Saturday   Students, individuals and organisation teams from across the country took time to attend the Super Impact Saturday event held on March 25, 2017 by Impact Hub Harare in partnership with Dandemutande, the ISP which owns UMAX, and the Discovereum. The Discovereum is Zimbabwe’s first children’s museum. The focus of the museum […]