5th Sankalp africa summit

The 5th Edition of the SANKALP Africa Summit held at The Kenya School of Monetary Studies on 1st - 2nd March 2018 brought together over 900 delegates from across the business, academic, creative and political landscape. This year's summit was anchored on three pillars Knowledge, Capital and Networks as a means to achieving the SDG's.

There were over 50 sessions. The Villgro Kenya team attended among others the Health track organised by GE HealthyImagination and Miller Center for Social Entreprenuership. The track provided an opportunity for several health service providers and developers to pitch to the audience.

Afya Research Africa, Liberian Energy network, Maternity Foundation, Cedars Diagnostocs, DoctHers, Mobicure and Neopenda were among those who presented their pitches.

iNuka Pap a platform that provides instant emergency Financial Services to MFI and SACCO members through the iNuka Pap proprietary platform was the overall winner in the FinTech category.

SANKALP Africa is an initiative of  Intellecap, which aims to influence the global inclusive development discourse through its work with entrepreneurs, impact investors and inclusive businesses in developing markets.