KGCEN (Kenyan Germany Career & Entrepreneurship Network) is an information and networking platform based in Nuremberg registered under the German Law. KGCEN was founded by Kenyan Professionals with different professional backgrounds who are based in Germany. Our main focus is to build a sustainable academic, career and entrepreneurship relationship between Kenya/Africa and Germany by connecting Universities, Companies and Social Communities in Germany with Students and Young Professionals from African origin looking for opportunities in Germany or back in Africa.  Our network has a pool of experts and mentors with different academic and professional skills who have been identifying sustainable technologies and solutions for the African market. We facilitate the establishment of stable mentoring programs within the African diaspora as we mentor young professionals, students and entrepreneurs by sharing available opportunities and success stories. We also focus on mentoring and empowering communities within the diaspora.

Study Opportunities and Exchange Programmes

This is where we focus on study opportunities in Germany and existing collaborations between Germany and East African Universities. We also feature corporations offering exchange programmes for students, university teaching staff e.g. DIS and people in middle management for example Afrika Kommt! programme.

Returning experts/BrainGain

Our network spotlights job openings within German and international companies doing business in Africa. We also feature companies and organisations offering re-entry programmes for African professionals.

Innovations in Africa

The platform is very keen to feature innovations in Africa with emphasis on capturing calls for and awards for start-ups. We also highlight available funding, hubs and accelerator programmes and success stories from the startups.

Business Delegations

The economic growth and relationship between Africa and Germany/Europe is growing everyday. That is the reason why our network also features business opportunities, business delegations and successful market entry between the two continents exposing the opportunities for the small and SME companies. 

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