- Support entrepreneurs to test and validate their innovation.
- Develop a series of test schools in countries for feedback for
- Provide best practice and what works in challenge areas identified by stakeholders
- Explore scaling up of Ed Tech solutions and serve as a neutral convener.
Mastercard Foundation to open a Centre for ICT in Africa
19th August, 2019, Gaborone, Botswana: The Mastercard Foundation held a Ministerial Forum which was an official side event of the Innovating Education in Africa Expo a flagship event of the African Union Commission.The forum was attended by Ministers in charge of education from Uganda, Rwanda, Ghana,Ethiopia and the host country, Botswana as well partners from over 30 agencies. The event provided ground for Mastercard foundation to introduce the objectives of the ICT centre.Director, Regional Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in ICT, Mastercard Foundation, Joseph Nsengimana stated that the African ICT centre will: