Organisation: Hypercube

As some of you will know, Zimbabwe’s innovation space – Hypercube – shut its doors for the last time at the end of 2015. When things like this happen, it’s unfortunate, but also part and parcel of life in the charity and philanthropic world. Initiatives fail, organisations close down or scale back – it’s a risk […]

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As many of you will know, we supported Hypercube to establish a tech and innovation hub in Zimbabwe. Unfortunately, the hub was forced to close its doors at the end of 2015 having failed to secure sufficient funding to continue operations. For more on the closure of the hub and the reasons behind it, please […]

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Since February 2014, two TechWomen alumnae have coordinated the Zimbabwe Technovation Challenge, a technology entrepreneurship program for young women (ages 13-23). Through an intensive curriculum and mentoring program, teams of young women work together to create, design, and test mobile applications and then pitch their ideas to investors. Zimbabwe’s best teams will submit their projects […]

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