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Improving health care, one message at a time: Totohealth
4 years ago

Improving health care, one message at a time: Totohealth

Health care literacy among Kenya’s lower income population is poor, especially in rural areas. Because of many parents’ inability to access health care or medical advice, maternal and …
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The Talking Book: Audio Education for Ghanaian Women
4 years ago

The Talking Book: Audio Education for Ghanaian Women

A Talking Book is an inexpensive, portal audio device that broadcasts informational programs to populations in the developing world with low literacy rates. The messages can be replayed, …
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She Leads Africa Introduces The She Hive
4 years ago

She Leads Africa Introduces The She Hive

On September 20, social enterprise She Leads Africa will launch the She Hive, a one-of-a-kind pop-up space where young African women can co-work. At the She Hive, women …
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The emergence of snail farming in East Africa
4 years ago

The emergence of snail farming in East Africa

Snail is a relatively unheard of delicacy in East Africa, and especially in Kenya, a vast difference from West African countries where snails are a common sight on …
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21 Years of Growth: Rwanda’s Growth Post-Genocide
4 years ago

21 Years of Growth: Rwanda’s Growth Post-Genocide

Rwanda commemorated the 21st anniversary of the genocide, Kibwuka21, from April 7 – July 4, 2015 through vigils, marches, and memorial services. During this period, the country’s growth …
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