Enabling 500 local startups
and entrepreneurs to further boost their businesses
World-class resources
for mentoring (Visual and on-site)
Open to B2B and B2C
startups of all sizes and all stages of growth
GODEP is a Government of Ghana initiative powered by the Accra Digital Centre.
It is a unique acceleration program for startups that puts vast and modern business resources and technologies behind emerging businesses to help them scale and succeed.
Oracle Cloud Credits.

This programs aims to provide startups with Oracle Cloud Credits, mentoring, workshops, and deep discounts after credits expire.

Engagements with Hubs and More

The program also aims to provides engagement with local innovation hubs to provide incubation spaces and execute the program.

Great Mentorship and Curriculum resources.

GODEP is spearheaded by the Ministry of Communications and implemented by the Accra Digital Centre creating a virtuous cycle of innovation.

Innovation
Fields of Innovation
01
Agritech

The investment in agri-tech industries is expected to grow exponentially over the next couple of decades.

02
Cybersecurity

Organizations must have a framework for how they deal with both attempted and successful cyber attacks.

03
Digital Health

The industry's aims are diverse: preventing disease, helping patients monitor and manage chronic conditions, e.t.c.

04
Industory 4.0

Many organizations have already started preparing for the future so that smart machines can improve their business.

05
Fintech

Up until now, financial services institutions offered a variety of services under a single umbrella.

06
Watertech

Watertech is spearheading the shift towards sustainable water management through a broad range of technologies

The GODEP Wheel of Fortune

Free Universal Credits up to 6 months to leverage Oracle Cloud Platform. Cost savings and discounts after the free credit period. No equity taken from startups.

  • Expert Talks: Expertise sharing sessions by Oracle volunteer experts about current technology & business trends, and future developments that are impacting today’s IT industry and their businesses
  • Cloud Hand-On Workshops: Workshop series for developers to experience and learn using Oracle Cloud solutions to develop & deploy modern business applications
  • Mentoring & Advising: Business & technical mentoring, coaching and advising for entrepreneurs via Oracle volunteer experts
  • Events & Networking: Oracle Cloud based solution showcase opportunities for the entrepreneurs at Oracle’s industry specific & prestigious events to support their solution marketing and business development efforts
  • Access to Oracle’s Ecosystem: Engagement opportunities for entrepreneurs with Oracle’s 430,000+ customers and 25,000+ Partners ecosystem for solution match to grow their business
  • Oracle PartnerNetwork: Opportunity for the startups to join Oracle Partner Network (OPN) which offers members access to partner-specific training, resources, go-to-market tools, and support.
  • Publicity: Publicity support for global &local social media presence through Oracle Startup Blog, Oracle MEA social media & PR channels when feasible to showcase the partnership and joint success stories.
Cloud credits

Companies have access to universal credits, mentoring, workshops, and deep discounts after credits expire.

Application

Open to startups and innovators of all sizes and stages providing the most robust and value-priced cloud in the industry: Oracle Gen 2 Cloud.

Equity

We do not take Equity. Qualifying startups can level-up their engagement to further boost their business.

The mission is to build a thriving global startup community to drive the digital economy based on collaborative partnerships.
MR. FRANKLIN ASARE Country Leader for Oracle Ghana

The Global startup Ecosystem

There is now widespread recognition that a digital revolution is an imperative for Ghana's socio-economic growth.

Reinforcing its commitment to Ghana, Oracle has launched the Oracle Global Start-up Ecosystem, a first for Oracle in Africa. The programme aims to help drive the adoption of emerging technologies across the country's public sector, corporates, and academia.

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Training Program

The program has three elements that support early-stage start-ups at the begining of their journeys.

Digitisation Agenda

In line with Ghana's Digitisation Agenda's, the global Start-up Ecosystem is aimed at furthering digital transformation in Ghana.

Support

The program supports the skills development of Africa's next generation of leaders driving the adoption of emerging technologies.

GODEP's Training Program Outline

3 months (13 weeks) incubation plan for startups recruitment to go-to-market.

GODEP starts in Accra, Kumasi, Sunyani, Ho, Takoradi, Koforidua, e.t.c.
Expert Talks with Mentors, Cloud Workshops with Oracle, Product Development and Go-to-Market.
Product Development, Expert Talks with Mentors, Go-To-Market.
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Apply today to make the best as much as possible from this opportunity.This is a god-sent opportunity to explore new technology and innovate to meet the needs of society.

Actively be part of the platforms and services at your disposal to unearth latent talents. Showcase and sharpen your strengths and competencies. We must attain the heights where technology becomes a pliant tool by which our socio-economic and physical environment is manicured into a desired legacy worth leaving to posterity.

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