ICT: France & South Africa launch Digital Content Hub
The initiative will be supporting startups in Africa which are involved in making digital and multimedia content.Devdiscourse News Desk | Updated: 12-07-2018 19:09 IST | Created: 12-07-2018 18:45 IST
The money will go into launching and fund the Digital Content Hub of Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precincts which is based in Braamfontein. The hub started as a result of the partnership between French Institute of South Africa's (IFAS) Digital Lab Africa initiative and Tshimologong.
The initiative will be supporting startups in Africa which are involved in making digital and multimedia content.
The launching event will be attended by Christophe Farnaud, the French Ambassador to South Africa.
Tshimologong will be using the grant of R14.5-million (€950 000) in expanding its activities to bring on board audiovisual content creation that includes video games, holograms, animation, virtual reality and augmented reality.