Sector labs

The Climate Lab

The innovation village shelters a space with corresponding protocols that focuses on cleantech product development and innovations that effectively manage the utilization of water and energy whilst ensuring the preparedness and adaptability of broader population to the effects of climate change and increased competition for essential resources, associated with unmanaged pollution and waste. The lab has its focus to both mitigation and adaptation of the prevailing climate challenges, giving it a bigger reason for its existence. Climate technologies under the Lab will cut across priority aspects like energy, pollution, waste, and water management, and technologies for adaptation. By converging different players and stakeholders we shall encourage dialogue to co-create a uniform agenda leading to co-investment by public, private and civil player as one force for good.

The Health Lab

As non-state actors we focus on creating avenues for a more shared value approach by converging the different stakeholders into dialogue. Amidst the current state of Uganda’s healthcare infrastructure, a new paradigm is emerging as witnessed by the emergence of young inspiring innovators going at it alone, how they know best. Through creating a platform to converge both state and non-state actors into co-creation.

Agribusiness Lab

The Lab focuses on Agribusiness solution development and innovations that create the next competitive advantage for Uganda’s agriculture sector. With focus on the entire value chain the lab will lead dialogue on trends affecting the sector with keen focus on the role of technology and the post-harvest opportunities available.

The Fintech Lab

The Innovation village shelters a space with corresponding protocols that focuses on developing, testing, refining, documenting, and publicizing integrated approaches in Financial Technology. The Lab has its focus to both mitigation and adaptation of the prevailing challenges, giving it a bigger reason for its existence. Fintech solutions under the Lab will cut across priority aspects like building custom solutions for unique groups driven by building value linkages into a connected ecosystem of mutual coexistence. By converging different players and stakeholders we shall encourage dialogue to co-create a uniform agenda leading to co-investment by public, private and civil player as one force for good.

The Media Lab

The Media Lab is a platform that converges early stage technologies and startups in media. This will explore how people connect and stay together but will also evolve to the digitalization of content produced in different format. The Media Innovation Hub is a curator for start-ups and emerging technology or service providers with growth potential in the news media sector. A catalyst for NEXT GEN local content

The EdTech Lab

The Education Lab is a platform at the Innovation Village that provides an environment where Edtech ideas can come to life. A place where people can meet regularly to share, grow and empower one another with the goal of coming up with solutions to challenges affecting Education in the country and the world over.