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WEBINAR REPORT – Fueling Innovation in Africa: Startup Opportunities and Challenges Beyond COVID-19

With the launch of the KA Innovate Series on the 6th June 2020.  Kakehashi Africa members enjoyed an informative webinar.  Gaining insight from experienced speakers who are willing to teach and assist Kakehashi Members. Follow the link to access the summarized report on this event. Webinar Report

By |2020-06-09T21:01:53+09:00June 9th, 2020|KA News|0 Comments

KA Innovate Event (Jun 6, 2020)

About the E-vent To fuel an already flourishing culture of innovation and startups in Africa, Kakehashi Africa has recently introduced a new department, KA Innovate. The mandate of KA Innovate includes providing mentorship or business advice to KA members going to establish a startup company and supporting African startups in getting investments from Japan. Therefore, [...]

By |2020-06-06T20:00:29+09:00May 29th, 2020|Free Discussions|0 Comments

Kakehashi Africa expands its network through signing of MOU with AYINA

Kakehashi Africa’s mandate is to build stronger relationships through business ties between Japanese companies and Africa through our network of members that span the African continent.  To achieve this, Kakehashi Africa has actively engaged with both African and Japanese stakeholders and we are proud to announce our latest partnership with AYINA – All Youth Innovation [...]

By |2020-05-20T22:04:48+09:00May 20th, 2020|KA News|0 Comments

Employment Opportunity for Kakehashi Members – Student Relations Coordinator (May 2020)

The Ashinaga Foundation, founded through tragedy, is an organization that advocates for orphans globally and since 2014 has been offering academic scholarships for African orphans to study in Japan who wish to make a difference in their own countries on completion of their studies. The foundation is looking for a Student Relations Coordinator to join [...]

By |2020-05-20T20:12:50+09:00May 20th, 2020|KA News, Opportunities|0 Comments

The future is in Africa.

By Fetra Rakotondrasoava Translated by Joe Flynn 54 out of 55 African countries under a single free trade area, Africa will be the largest market in the World from July 2020. Indeed, the largest free trade zone concluded between African countries is entering its operationalization phase, at the African Union Summit, held in Niamey, Niger [...]

By |2020-02-11T12:08:23+09:00February 11th, 2020|Free Discussions|0 Comments

New South Africa Branch Management Committee Announced

Dear Members, We are very pleased to inform you that the new management committee of Kakehashi Africa in South Africa has been decided. The members are: Country Manager: Bennitta Senyatsi Deputy Country Manager: Sellina Makgopela Stakeholder Managers: Tumelo Mothapo Mariam January Lindiwe Hayo Mandla Mabunda Strategic Manager: Tamara Soo Marketing Manager: Warren Langa Communication Manager: [...]

By |2019-08-08T20:53:19+09:00July 13th, 2019|KA News|0 Comments


Good afternoon my dear Kakehashian. I trust we are all good. I have got some good news for those living in or around Tokyo or may visit next Friday. Are you available on the 28th of June, between the hours of 6 and 8pm? If yes then I have some good news for you. UNDP [...]

By |2019-08-07T18:38:02+09:00June 21st, 2019|Free Discussions|0 Comments


After the elections for the new positions (Marketing Manager, Legal Manager, Value Creation Manager,  IT Manager, Knowledge Manager, Member Welfare Manager, Member Recruitment Manager, Public Affairs Manager, Chapter Coordinator ), will the new elected have to establish their own teams ?

By |2019-08-07T18:40:37+09:00June 18th, 2019|Free Discussions|0 Comments