AKTO received the trust and official support of Cape Verde, through the Ministry of Sports and the Secretary of State for Innovation and Professional Education. The government of Cape Verde is managing the distribution of the platform in the country
AKTO received a subsidy from the Portugal 2020 financing program with 40% non-refundable support.
An assessment process carried out by the Politecnico di Torino found a positive impact on 5 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals developed by the United Nations: 4. Decent work and economic growth, 9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure, 10. Reducing inequality and 17| Partnership for the goals.
AKTO has officially launched during Cape Verde’s Youth Connect, an event supported by the UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) and part of the network of Pan-African conferences Youth Connect Africa.
The project was conceived and is being developed with the support of an international group from the sports industry, specialized in fan engagement and institutional and brand consultancy.