Launched by the Praekelt Foundation, JoziHub is an open co-creation space for innovators, developers, and entrepreneurs to collaborate in Johannesburg, South Africa. The hub provides training, support, facilities, and networks that help turn ideas into sustainable businesses.  Focusing on the development of online, social media, and mobile technologies, JoziHub encourages ventures that address the country’s social challenges including health, women in tech, and government transparency.

The economic capital of South Africa, Johannesburg is ripe with talent and JoziHub is helping the city become an epicenter for technological development and entrepreneurship. JoziHub plays a pivotal role in fostering a new generation of African tech leaders prepared to work across sectors to create lasting economic and social impact.

SECTOR
Nonprofit
GEOGRAPHIC FOCUS
Africa
INVESTMENT LEAD
Ory Okolloh
TOTAL COMMITTED
$300,000(2013)