African Entrepreneur Collective
African Entrepreneur Collective (AEC) is a new, innovative solution to systemic unemployment in Africa. While many organizations promote entrepreneurship through training, business plan competitions or incubation, few of these interventions actually lead to job creation.
AEC's ideology is powerful: equip existing entrepreneurs, people who have already demonstrated success at a small scale, and support them to grow their enterprises to create jobs for others in their communities.
Within the next year AEC will work with 100 entrepreneurs in Rwanda. Within the next five years AEC will expand into two additional East African countries and work with a total of 700 young entrepreneurs, expan...