Inspiring 100 out of school girls with
business skills, tech skills, and SRHR knowledge.



Inspire100 is a business acceleration program targeting 100 out of school young girls in Iringa region. The project is equipping the girls with business skills, digital skills, and SRHR knowledge. The project leverages the power of digital tools; social media platforms and mobile phone on the growth of small-scale businesses. The project is also creating awareness on Sexual Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) and nurture new business ideas from the sector.

Inspire Programme Timeline


Inspire100 Sprint

Programme Design

Series of meetings with key ecosystem stakeholders and project implementing partners to design interventions and planning for project execution. Inspire100 sprint information sessions with local innovation hubs, youths organizations, LGAs and academic institutions informing them about the project and building partnerships.


Inspire100 Beginner


100 business ideas (startups) from 100 out of school girls are selected from the large basket of 200+ ideas. The selected ideas join 4 batches of Hack-Weekends, learning to use digital tools for their businesses and exposed to SRH knowledge, understanding SRHR and how to incorporate SRHR message into their social enterprises.


Inspire100 Intermediate


Ideally, 5 girls from each Hack-Weekend are selected to join the bootcamp making a total of 20 ideas (startups) moving to the bootcamp stage. Ideas joining the bootcamp will receive intensive short period training to further strengthen their ideas. Ideas from this stage will be further screened to select 10 that will join the accelerator as SRHR startups.


Inspire100 Advanced


The screened 10 ideas are joining the accelerator as SRHR startups. The selected 10 social business ideas are accelerated (capacitated) to build sustainable business models that incorporate SRHR messages. The finalist ideas are presented during the Demo Day giving them a chance to attaining potential partners, sponsors or investors.


Trainers, Mentors and Judges

The Inspire100 team of judges, mentors, and trainers consist of industry experts who work in the areas of business development, technology for social good, and sexual reproductive health sector. The mentors and trainers will be helping the team to design innovative business models for their social enterprises by incorporating digital tools and SRHR information. The program accepts any idea or small-scale business for the accelerator.

Jocelyne Msigwa

Consulting Business Trainer

Adam Mbyallu

Project Lead

Dr. Elizabeth Mapella

Mentor Public Health and SRHR.

Jumanne Mtambalike

Innovation and Tech Lead

Winfrida Mushi

Monitoring and Evaluation Lead

Ramadhani Salhija

Operations and Logistics Lead

Emmanuel Justine

Communication and PR Lead

Mohamed Shellimoh

Consulting Digital Tools Lead

Our Project Partners

Grand chalenge Canada ` Sahara Ventures
Mkwawa Art Space Mkwawa Art Space

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Ideas To Be Received


For The Hack-Weekends


For The Bootcamp


For The Accelerator


Let's Work Together

We are looking for partners who will add more value to the program. If you believing in empowering underprivileged adolescent girls and young women contact us now.

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