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Womentum – Accelerating MENA’s Women Led Tech Start-ups

How can we create a 4-month program to accelerate women led tech start-ups in the Middle East and put them onto an international radar?


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Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen



  • Application Phase and Selection of leading Women startups
  • Tailored Curriculum, mentoring and networking to take the ventures to the next level
  • Workshops in two start-up ups: Dubai and Berlin to plug into the local scene and meet investors


Womentum acceleration teams will benefit from the following:

  • A customized curriculum of support and training based on your startup’s individualized needs
  • Regional marketing and exposure through the Womentum web series
  • 1:1 mentoring with experts, coaches and consultants from Berlin, Dubai and your local market
  • An economy class ticket towards flight costs for up to two founders to Berlin and Dubai
  • Accommodation in Berlin and Dubai on a shared-room basis
  • Access to co-working space during both rotations, including Impact Hub’s Berlin network
  • Support with visa processing for Berlin & Dubai
  • Access to ecosystem events in Berlin & Dubai
  • Introductions to womena’s network of investors (global & regional)
  • Legal support from Latham & Watkins – the largest legal firm in the world
  • Options for easy incorporation in the UAE
  • Free co-working package for top 3 companies upon graduation


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