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Entrepreneurship Policy Learning Series

Built by policy experts
Current African case studies

Who should take these courses?

How does it work?

The Entrepreneurship Policy Series is made up of 4 independent but progressive courses that take you through the fundamentals of building your policy in the innovation ecosystem. These are basic to intermediary level courses.

Each course should take you about 2 hours to complete, but it is completely self-paced and you will be able to pause and pick-up anytime you’d like. 
We recommend you start from course 1 and progress through all 4 courses. Certification is awarded after each course.

Course 1: Introduction and Fundamentals

This first course introduces you to the topic of entrepreneurship policy. You will learn some fundamental concepts and go into the why, how  and what of entrepreneurship policy..

(4.6 Rating)
Course 2: Participatory Ecosystem Assessment

This course guides you through a 6-step process to assess your country’s  entrepreneurial ecosystem. You will learn how to identify the main challenges that the ecosystem faces and discover..

(4.7 Rating)
Course 3: Understanding the legal side

This course explores the legislative tools and framework that are best suited to tackle the  ecosystem’s challenges. It mainly focuses on Small Business Acts and Startup Acts, and includes a…

(4.9 Rating)
Course 4: Measuring success

Measuring the success of policy should be an integral part of every policy process. In this course you will learn the practice of monitoring and evaluation, and why an evidence gap exists on…

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Partners behind the program

innovation for policy foundation
giz, german cooperation

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