Launching the first entrepreneurship and Innovation Hub in Somaliland “HarHub”

Activity Description

12th November 2018

Theme: Connecting local entrepreneurial ecosystem in Somaliland

Location: Hargeisa, HarHub

Organizers: Shaqodoon

Global Entrepreneurship Network, Shaqodoon, SPARK, and the other entrepreneurship support organizations facilitate collaboration, partnership, sharing knowledge and connecting local ecosystem leaders that become increasingly important in building healthy and thriving entrepreneurial communities. During this day we will highlight the importance of supporting and the developing entrepreneurs and innovators in Somalia/Somaliland and encourage the collaboration of local ecosystems to engage local ecosystem builders and entrepreneurship support efforts.

Main Activity: Launching the first entrepreneurship and Innovation Hub in Somaliland “HarHub”

During this day Shaqodoon aims to inspire communities to collaborate and share their networks, to do so we are we are launching the first innovation hub, co-working space, and tech-loaded event and meeting space for entrepreneurs. Where entrepreneurial spirit, creativity, drive, and passion come alive. See 

Participating stakeholder

The event will be participated by the following stakeholders:

  • Representatives from the government (Ministry of trade and industries, Ministry of Youth, Ministry of labor and social affairs, ministry of investment Chamber of commerce)
  • BDS companies
  • INGOs in the ecosystem
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Financial institutions 
  • Youth innovators and entrepreneurs


  • Shaqodoon