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Google launches Innovation Challenge in MEA

Friday 5 July 2019 | 10:55 CET | News
Google has officially announced the launch of the Africa and Middle East Google News Initiative (GNI) Innovation Challenge. The Challenge opened on 18 June and is calling on Kenya's news innovators with ideas around new business models and better ways of reader engagement to send in their applications. The initiative will fund creative digital projects around news distribution, news diversification, monetization among others. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: Africa / Middle East
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