First Pan-African Ocean-Impact Catalyst

Accelerate innovative impact-driven startups in Africa to protect our Ocean

We depend on the ocean, and the ocean depends on us.

Our Vision

To be Africa’s foremost
enabler of ocean impact

Our Mission

We support, connect, and
invest in the ocean impact


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Acceleration Program

Personal, product & business developments for startup market and investor readiness.



Blue economy and entrepreneurship development support in Africa

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Ecosystem Support

Thought leadership, matchmaking and convening within African Blue Economy...


African-based ocean-impact startups supported to date
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Geographic footprint in Africa
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Ventures have succesfully raised external funding
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External funding raised by startups we have been supporting
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October 20th, 2023

OceanHub Africa accelerates 6 startups through 8-month programme

July 25th, 2023

OceanHub Africa welcomes 8 start-ups driving change

October 19th, 2023

OceanHub Africa accelerates startups with their in-person bootcamp

October 17th, 2023

OceanHub Africa Accelerates Startups with Its In-Person Bootcamp

March 21st, 2023

Apply for OceanHub Africa Accelerator

December 19th, 2022

Plastics innovation & circularity challenge

November 9th, 2022

Leaders from Western Indian Ocean countries share progress on Great Blue Wall at Cop27

October 14th, 2022

OceanHub Africa awards six start-ups for sustainable solutions

May 22nd, 2022

OceanHub Africa is launching the third cohort of it's eight-month acceleration program

November 2nd, 2021

Ocean-minded African startups to pitch at the Ocean Innovation Africa 2021

May 4th, 2021

6 ocean-minded entrepreneurs selected for 2nd OceanHub Africa accelerator

February 1st, 2021

Applications open for online OceanHub Africa accelerator

January 29th, 2021

OceanHub Africa announces third open-minded cohort

July 5th, 2020

Six ocean-minded startups in SA

December 18th, 2020

Blue Economy is key to African growth and demands more innovation