Innovation Week 2020 is Here! Apply Now to host an Event

We are excited to invite you all to take part in the coming IW2020 with the theme ‘Innovate For Impact’. The call for events and exhibitions is now open and you do not want to miss this golden opportunity to showcase your innovations and share your experience and knowledge with other partners of the ecosystem. Applications […]

Thank you for making #IW2018 a success

HDIF team is humbled by the support you have shown during our exciting and insightful Innovation Week 2018. It was such a success because of your participation and your contributions. It is our hope that we will keep working together and network in other innovation ecosystem events. To view pictures from all events click here […]

HDIF Awards Mawazo Challenge Winning Ideas

The Mawazo Challenge was launched on 21 April 2017 by a consortium including Tanzania Bora Initiative, Sahara Sparks and Tanzania Medical Students Association. This round of  Mawazo Challenge aimed to provide a platform for the Health and Allied Science Universities Students in Tanzania to foster ideas and solutions for problems in the health sector. In […]

HDIF’s celebrations of the International Day of the Girl

Young women from Thamani ya Binti hosted the show that brought together girls from Camfed, Fundacion Paraguaya, and DOT to share their stories about how HDIF supported innovations have impacted their lives. The event was part of a series of events hosted by SPRING Accelerator and HDIF taking place in London, San Francisco and Dar es […]

Practicing the Principles for Digital Development

HDIF partnered with The Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL) for the ‘Practicing the Principles for Digital Development’ event on 12 October, 2017 in Dar es Salaam. The event focused on sharing experiences directly from implementers and giving practical guidance on three of the Digital Principles: Be Collaborative, Design with the User, and Understand the Ecosystem. At the event, HDIF also […]

Sproxil Launches Mobile Product Authentication Service

HDIF grantee Sproxil, a global leader in mobile-based brand protection and consumer engagement technology, recently presented its award-winning suite of solutions to corporate entities, regulatory bodies, and the government, as well as facilitate discussions on collaborative approach to fighting counterfeiting. HDIF is also pleased to inform you that Sproxil has opened a country office in […]

GSMA Mobile 360 Conference

26-28 July 2016, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Mawazo Challenge is now open!

Are you passionate about solving community problems? Can you design a competition or award scheme that will foster and support great ideas to solve problems in health, education or water, hygiene and sanitation? HDIF is looking for talented individuals or groups, of all ages and backgrounds, to apply with bold ideas to make a positive […]

39th WEDC International Conference

Theme: Ensuring Availability and Sustainable Management of Water and Sanitation for All

5th COSTECH National Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Conference

Theme: Innovation – centered research for industrialized economy