Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship

Our vision: a network of sustainable entrepreneurs who think and learn globally

33 Menschen stehen und sitzen für das Gruppenfoto zusammen. Im Hintergund sind die gedeckt farbigen Vorhänge, eine Pinnwand und Fenster rechts des Raumes zu sehen.
Participants and contributors of the Autumn School 2016. Photo: Jule Roehr

Participants of the Autumn School will…

  • get to know more about the life and work of other young changemakers from African countries and Germany;
  • acquire useful tools to maximize their social impact;
  • exchange resources and experiences and prepare the ground for long-term virtual or regional exchange;
  • gain support and motivation to act as drivers of change for sustainable entrepreneurship in their own region;
  • be part of ASA’s extended alumni and partner network.

The Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship is a program for young change makers from African countries and Germany. Learn more about this one-week-program, its contents and opinions of participants in 2016. One of the highlights of the Autumn School was ASA Kaleidoskop, the annual dialog and networking event on sustainable business.

Contents of the Autumn School

  • Virtual preparatory phase where participants are supported by mentors to maximize their social impact;
  • Inspiring expert inputs and discussions on sustainable business and sustainability issues;
  • Peer-to-peer sessions where participants convene and learn from each other and from invited international guests;
  • Meetings with Strategic Partners where participants can critically discuss their business plans;
  • Field visits to selected projects in Dar es Salaam;
  • Networking event on sustainable business for participants and external guests featuring workshops, pitches, market place…