Startup Africa Roadshow arrives in Italy.

Join our journey to discover and build connections

with the African face of innovation!

From the 7th to the 14th of March, Startup Africa Roadshow will take the 4 best Ugandan startups through a tour of the places in Italy where innovation is happening.

The program crafted by our volunteers and partners is devised to help the most talented young entrepreneurs of Uganda unlock their potential by offering them workshops and mentoring sessions, matching them with Italian companies operating in related sectors, and assisting them in building value-generating partnerships.

Finally, the startups will present their projects publicly during two open events in Rome and Milan. Ready to join our journey?.


herhealth uganda

HHU develop health-tech solutions to help disadvantaged communities access to affordable healthy alternatives using technology, providing the HerHealth Kit: a low cost, non-invasive screening tool for urine infections anywhere. Combining also consultation and remote control for doctors.

Premium Coffee with a social impact.

Gorilla’s Coffee buys the best-unprocessed coffee from the Bwindi National Park Farmers, transforms it and sells the coffee blend to customers and business, supporting local farmers and saving gorillas.

Zembo is introducing and assembling electrical motorcycles in Uganda to help reduce the pollution caused by over 640 thousand boda bodas offering services also with charging stations and swapping batteries. In early September 2019, Zembo closed a $ 1.5 mln investment.

Trying to ease the problem of access to finance for small business owners empowering them with a tool for cashless payments.