The Women Entrepreneurship Prize will be awarded by Canal +
Established in 1984, Canal + is the leading French private television channel which has currently more than 6 millions of suscribers. With its expanding presence on the African continent, the Canal + group is a key economic actor. In two years, the number of suscribers of Canal + in Africa increased from 700.000 to 1.5 million in about 40 countries of Western and Sub-Saharan Africa. Thanks to the launching of Canal + Afrique, it is now at the heart of the issues concerning the energetic mix, the digital and numerical development for a better access to their services in the whole continent.