Ezi Rapaport – Founder and CEO of Empower Africa, gives the closing statement at the Empower Africa Driving Business in Africa Event.
Sharon Bar-Li – Deputy Head of Mission at the Israel Embassy in the UK, speaks at the Empower Africa Driving Business in Africa Event.
Empower Africa hosted a “Driving Business in Africa” Investors’ Breakfast and round table discussion at the Harvard Club of New York City during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) week in NYC. The breakfast, which took place on September 27th 2019, gave attendees a chance to hear about the investment and business landscape in Sierra Leone from senior government officials shaping the country’s economic future. The event was attended by representatives of international companies operating in the agriculture, tourism, energy, and finance sectors.
On April 1st – 4th 2019, The Rapaport Group organized a special Trade Mission to Sierra Leone to support the artisanal diamond sector and promote ethical and transparent trade.
Presentation of the Empower Africa Business Network, by Shai Bernstein VP of Business Development & Operations The Empower Africa Business Network connects and enhances collaboration between qualified businesses, investors, NGOs and governments; seeking to drive sustainable economic development in Africa. This is a dedicated platform to find and post proposals, connect to key stakeholders, source expertise, and resources to expand your business operations.
Empower Africa launched CodeMonkey at Innovation Axis Incubator in Freetown, Sierra Leone. CodeMonkey is a fun software game and course that teaches children the basics of coding and the value of collaboration. This initiative is meant to enhance quality education in Sierra Leone and help optimize the significant potential.
Empower Africa is proud to be partnering with Team Earth to enhance the education of the children of Suwafe Village, Sierra Leone. We distribute first-class multimedia education through technology and provide after-school class tutoring and educational support.
Maoz Aviv – Director of Agriculture at Empower Africa presents the ARTC concept. The Agriculture Research & Training Center (ARTC) will centralize all relevant know-how and serve as the source of agricultural knowledge in Sierra Leone. We believe that Sierra Leone can become a world leader of agricultural research and innovation. We see the ARTC as the first step towards transforming this vision into reality.