Somali's Tech Entrepreneurs A Home of Bold and Big Ideas An Incubator for Of Digital-Doers A Pioneering Community Investors and Access to Finance A space to connect Somali's Ecosystem Building

We nurture support entrepreneurs, and startups with a physical platform, training, mentoring, and entrepreneurship programs that transform ideas into businesses that create jobs, opportunities, and add value to the Somalia economy


We are guided by the thinking-outside-the box mentality.


We believe technology is the path for digital economic growth.


We nurture and support entrepreneurs

Who we are

About iRiseHub

iRise is the first innovation and technology hub that is launched in Mogadishu with the aim of unlocking the potential of Somalia’s talents and accelerating changes and economic development.

Since its inception in 2017, iRise has become a thriving community, a launching pad for new ideas, a place for civic and social entrepreneurs – and a home for digital doers.

Our Impact

iRise in Numbers

20+ Programs

50+ Events

100+ Impacted Startups

$100K+ Funds Raised

30+ Mentors

10K Participants

1000+ Youth empowered

10+ Partners

Our Impact

We are more than a hub
we’re a dream and future to imagine

A home to learn, share ideas, explore business and investment opportunities, and shape the countries’ economic ecosystem.

We believe Somalia is at cusp of major transformation. That transformation will come from, in part, how we address our interconnected challenges and, in other part, how we drive innovation and technology to translate these challenges into opportunity.




Digital Governance


Smart Energy


Incubation & Acceleration

Coders & Developers

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