For the past 12 days, 12 judges went through 53 semi-finalist applications, to determine start-ups which will be named finalists of Pitch AgriHack West Africa 2017, a youth e-agriculture start-up support program of the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA). The judges were composed of industry experts (ICT and Agriculture), entrepreneurs and investors.
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA) and its partners are pleased to announce semi-finalists of the e-agriculture start-up competition Pitch AgriHack West Africa 2017, targeting West African young companies for this edition. Applications were received from 130 start-ups based in 11 West African countries. At this stage, a panel of judges […]
Check out key stats from the application phase of the Pitch AgriHack West Africa, the e-agriculture start-up competition launched by CTA and various partners (discover the supporting partners on the infographic). Other country representation details: total number of application: 130. Benin 12; Burkina 5; Outside west Africa 5; Côte d’Ivoire 8; Gambia 1; Ghana 4; Liberia 3; Mali 1; Niger 1; Nigeria 73; Senegal […]