E-BURUNDI: Software Solutions Provider

E-BURUNDI: Software Solutions Provider: Software Solutions Provider

Bujumbura, BurundiBujumbura, Burundi
Year Founded:
2012
Organization type: 
for profit
Project Stage:
Growth
Budget: 
$1,000 - $10,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

E-BURUNDI is a company working in the field of ICT. E-BURUNDI is a provider of IT solutions tailored to customer needs. E-BURUNDI managed to develop with international partners a group of highly qualified experts in various fields to meet the very complex market demands.

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

ICT serving the country
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

Burundi does not use a lot of computers in everyday life and most public and private services. But Phones are commonly used by most of Burundi and with them lots of solution can be solved like sensitize the population or to send money quickly.

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

The solution is to use Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS) to raise awareness on climate, contraception, new farming techniques, good governance, ... Like most Burundian possess a mobile phone, ca be a shame not to take advantage of this new communication channel. The MVAS can also be used to send money quickly to families who are in the interior of the country, for example in case of illness or other emergency.
Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

Say for example a new illness occurring in the country, the government can use the MVAS to communicate more quickly and the population across the country at the same time. Or a son in the capital wants to send money to his father suffering.

Impact: What is the impact of the work to date? Also describe the projected future impact for the coming years.

Most Burundian know how to use the mobile phone to listen to or read a message, if a message is sent to utilisateirs phones, the message pass very quickly.

Spread Strategies: Moving forward, what are the main strategies for scaling impact?

In 5 years, I want to make my company one of the greatest men ICT companies most effectively perform.
About You
Organization:
E-burundi
About You
First Name

Welcome

Last Name

E-Burundi

About Your Project
Organization Name

E-burundi

How long has your organization been operating?

Project
Organization Country

, BJ, Bujumbura

Country where this project is creating social impact

, BJ, Bujumbura

What awards or honors has the project received?
Funding: How is your project financial supported?

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Supplemental
Sector

Health and Hygiene, Improving Nutrition, Water Use, Greenhouse Gases, Waste and Packaging, Sustainable Sourcing, Fairness in the Workplace, Opportunities for Women, Inclusive Business.

Audience: Who have you identified as your customer/recipient groups and do these groups value your solution for different reasons? How do you engage different customer/recipient groups to deliver your solution?
Scaling the solution: How would the prize money and publicity help you to achieve your objectives over the next two years?
Experience: Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered
Are you are eligible to attend the Accelerator event in Cambridge and subsequent events in London, UK in January, 2015?

yes

Will you require a visa to enter the UK?

yes

Are you are a current Unilever employee?