Tag: Ghana

Much of the buzz around technology is concentrated in large cities and it can be easy to forget some of the innovative ways in which tech is being utilised to tackle some of society’s challenges and development goals in rural regions. During a recent trip to Ghana, I was fortunate enough to be able to […]

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During a visit to Ghana in March, I could see that the tech community is beginning to flourish in Accra, though currently, it is fragmented and largely commercially focused.  Several events have been hosted and gradually hubs and incubators are starting to take shape.  Citizens still reported huge challenges in service delivery and many cited […]

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In an attempt to foster and develop Ghana’s growing tech community, a group of bloggers, activists and technologists are coming together to organise TEDxDzowrulu in Ghana’s capital Accra on 10 December 2011.  The event will focus on innovation that has taken Ghana beyond traditional thinking and is producing budding entrepreneurs from across the country whose inventions […]

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A little while back we announced that we had provided a grant to Mobile Consortium Ghana to host an event focussed on enhancing and promoting the mobile app developer community in Ghana. We’re delighted to report that the Mobile App Ghana Showcase (MAGS2011), which took place in Accra on 24 September, was a great success […]

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The Indigo Trust is delighted to announce a grant of £10,000 to Mobile Consortium Ghana to help with the costs of organising the Mobile App Ghana Showcase. This free, one-day event will bring together some of Ghana’s best up-and-coming mobile app designers to compete for seed funding to get their mobile app ideas up and […]

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