Women encounter varying degrees of discrimination on the grounds of gender, race, religion, sexual preference or socio-economic disposition.
Supported by OXLO, Springboard will address socio-economic discrimination and difficulties that women of immigrant background face in Norway particularly as it relates to finding work and employment.
Over a three-month period, Africa Connect will facilitate a series of workshops and seminars in collaboration with video journalists, female entrepreneurs, business leaders, government and corporate bodies.
ACN works to bridge the gap between Scandinavia and Africa using its knowledge, network, experience and expertise from Norway and Africa. We create a space and platform for mobilizing and promoting Norwegian companies with African interests. It is our mandate to encourage, support and grow businesses that create valuable solutions using Norwegian expertise in Africa. Our offerings include but are not limited to:
The ACN HUB will provides a virtual space, where companies, SMEs and individuals can meet to connect, thrive, grow their businesses, share best practices and offer their services.
ACN will focus on building jobs and capabilities that corresponds to sectors highlighted in the 2030 developmental goals.
ACN will exclusively connect advisers, finance, SMEs and entrepreneurs to innovative ideas that create development and job opportunities in Norway and Africa.
The ACN team and larger network provides local content information and valuable advice to companies, by leveraging our strong skillsets and experiences in doing business in Norway and Africa.