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June 3, 2016

GrowthCore with Jean-Claude de Morais: Innovation can speed up economic diversification and job creation in Africa

I recently had a chat with Niyi Aderibigbe from The Nerve Africa about the need for Africa to industrialize and be innovative about it. I am a firm believer that innovation is key in speeding up economic diversification and stimulating job creation. I also discussed the African startup scene and my project for African innovators. Where every year, the AIF recognizes the top innovators in Africa through the Innovation Prize for Africa.

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