VivaTech is Europe’s largest startup & tech event, widely regarded as a powerful catalyst for business transformation, startup growth, and social innovation. Its AfricaTech Awards is a pan-African initiative recognizing and supporting the most innovative startups generating development impact. The aim is to magnify African innovation ecosystems’ visibility and create global opportunities for the continent’s entrepreneurs. VivaTech selected high-potential startups in three main sectors, climate tech, health tech, and fintech, as winners of the AfricaTech 2022 awards. WEEE Centre, Chefaa, & Click2Sure will get increased visibility and access to the Viva Technology and IFC networks.
The WEE Centre is Kenya’s only e-waste recycling organization and Sub-Saharan Africa’s most significant capacity and workforce. The organization offers support and counseling to the government regarding policies and regulations in e-waste management and transboundary movements. Chefaa is a GPS-enabled pharmacy delivery platform in Egypt that allows users to scan their prescriptions, order their medication from the closest pharmacy, and receive daily dosage reminders. Click2Sure is a South African cloud-based, modular, and scalable insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) that digitizes and automates insurance businesses’ processes to respond faster to new market needs and boosts their growth.