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US-Nigeria Council backs fund to grow Nigeria tech ecosystem

A Nigeria based early stage VC-firm has launched a new fund in partnership with the US-Nigeria Council to invest in ...
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European Commission to invest €30 billion in societal challenges and breakthrough innovation

The European Commission is to spend €30 billion of the EU research and innovation funding programme Horizon 2020 during 2018-2020, ...
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MIT innovation challenge awards $1m to organizations helping workers’ economic prospects

The MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy has awarded over US$1 million in prize money in its second annual MIT ...
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Uruguay to improve e-government services with $12m World Bank loan to modernize public sector

Uruguay will benefit from improved quality and access to electronic services from the public sector as a result of a ...
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How does a small, historic city craft an economic development proposal with the right stuff needed to win a $10 million revitalization grant?

How does a small, historic city craft an economic development proposal with the right stuff needed to win a $10 ...
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