The Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship is a program for young change-makers from African countries. Also, Germany, organized by Engagement Global with its ASA Programme. Further, within the framework of the African German Youth Initiative (AGYI). The launching of format was successful in 2016 and takes place once a year, alternately in Germany in an African country. It combines peer-to-peer sessions, expert inputs, and business development workshops. Also, aims at creating a network of sustainable entrepreneurs who think and learn globally.
Moreover, The Autumn School’s motivation is by the vision of a transition towards a more sustainable economy. As a learning platform, it enables the participants to extend their knowledge. Further, about different aspects of sustainable entrepreneurship, increase their social impact, share their locally acquired best practices and creative approaches with each other, and become part of an international network of young people sharing the same spirit of sustainability.
The Autumn School is aimed at entrepreneurs guided by social and ecological principles. This year’s focus lies on innovative ideas that address issues of e-waste and the circular economy. The format is particularly suited for entrepreneurs who are in the early implementation phase of their project and who aim to maximize their social impact.
You can apply for the Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship if: