The year 2021: UPSKILL’s in-demand skills training progresses

As the world migrates into the fourth industrial revolution, UPSKILL, a venture under The Innovation Village seeking to bridge the demand and supply gap of talent for Uganda’s youth through a physical and virtual skilling platform is making sure that they are buckled up for this new era. UPSKILL is achieving this through equipping young people with today’s in-demand skills that link them to opportunities.   Youth in Uganda (aged 18-30) constitute 23 per cent of the population, […]

UPSKILL: What 42 Days of Digital Marketing tells us about the Future of Work

The 42-day lockdown in Uganda is nearing its end. While the first lockdown was the first of its kind for Ugandans, the second lockdown finds us a little bit wiser in surviving and thriving against the odds of this pandemic. Talking of thriving, at UPSKILL, a digital services marketplace that matches highly skilled talent with […]

THE VILLAGE HUSTLE

Our Hustle through March 2020 Design with MoTIV MoTIV ran a Design Charrette on the 7th of March at the warehouse where they hosted different creatives that brainstormed on design ideas for space. Motiv, in partnership with The Innovation Village and Tukole, also put out a call for heroes where tailors were hailed to make […]