ORANGE CORNERS LAUNCHES PILOT INNOVATION FUND

ORANGE CORNERS LAUNCHES PILOT INNOVATION FUNDRecently Orange Corners has launched the Orange Corners Innovation Fund (OCIF). The OCIF aims to improve access to finance for early-stage startups that are enrolled in the Orange Corners incubation- and acceleration programmes. The OCIF enables them to scale their business and develop innovative solutions to local challenges that contribute Read more

GLOBALISATION, DIGITALISATION AND THE FUTURE OF WORK AND SKILLS

GLOBALISATION, DIGITALISATION AND THE FUTURE OF WORK AND SKILLS We realize these are a lot of buzzwords in one title. Nevertheless, the consequences of globalisation and digitalisation are going to be felt in every aspect of our daily lives, our societies and our economies. It is crucial to understand how to respond to the questions Read more

ORANGE CORNERS RECEIVES SOFT POWER AWARD 2019

ORANGE CORNERS RECEIVES AWARD FOR POSITIVE INFLUENCE - by Emma Kloppert The international magazine MONOCLE – a leading media brand on global affairs - has selected The Netherlands as winner of a Soft Power Award 2019, based on their embassy programmes that support entrepreneurship, among which Orange Grove and Orange Corners. These plaudits Read more

7 KEY INSIGHTS ON INNOVATION

7 KEY INSIGHTS ON INNOVATION ‘Africa’s future is innovation, rather than industrialization’ was boldly stated in the headlines of the World Economic Forum earlier this month. Last week our local Orange Corners team and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from Côte D’Ivoire visited the Netherlands for an innovation tour, during Read more

Nigeria Startup Challenge: Agro-Food & Sustainable Cities

Nigeria Startup Challenge CALLING ALL AGRO-FOOD AND SUSTAINABLE CITIES INNOVATORS! Are you: A Dutch startup – or based in the Netherlands – and do you have a solution for a challenge related to one of the SDGs and relevant to the Nigerian context? Active in the agro-food sector or do you offer a solution that contributes to Read more

Opening Tshimologong Tech Incubator 2018

Opening Tshimologong Tech Incubator 2018 Orange Corners opens its third hub in the Tshimologong Tech Incubator in Johannesburg on February 6, 2018. This exciting moment is combined with the launch of the 2018 programme and the graduation of the class of 2017. Orange Corners, an initiative of the Kingdom of the Read more