Mastercard Foundation invests US$10m in IP2E to support education sector

WEST AFRICA – The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P) to invest US$10.5 million in its I&P Education to Employment (IP2E) Fund to support businesses in the education sector to recover from the impact of COVID-19. The 3-year investment program will accelerate 30 education entrepreneurs (edupreneurs) in Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, and Senegal by addressing key challenges related to access, quality, and relevance faced within the sector. The education start-ups and SMEs will be selected based on their capacity to offer quality education and training, while promoting employability…

Read More