One Million Swiss Franc Partnership to Support African Social Entrepreneurs Announced

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Cape Town, South Africa, 4 June 2015 – Hilde Schwab, Co-Founder and Chairperson of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, and Precious Moloi-Motsepe, Co-Founder and Deputy Chairman of the Motsepe Foundation, announced a three-year, 1 million Swiss franc partnership at a press conference on the opening day of the World Economic Forum on Africa. The…

The Motsepe Foundation, in partnership with the Schwab Foundation, hosted this year’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year (SEOY) Awards in Kigali. The Rwandan city has grown to set a benchmark in its entrepreneurial and environmental efforts. Key attendees included Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe; Jeannette Kagame, First Lady of Rwanda; Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African…