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Asoriba: Bringing Technology to the Church
2 years ago

Asoriba: Bringing Technology to the Church

Formed in 2014 by co-founders Nana, Jesse, Saviour, and Patrick, Asoriba was started to address the church market. The goal behind Asoriba? To use it as a tool to address …
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Seedstars Africa Summit closes the year for Seedstars Africa
2 years ago

Seedstars Africa Summit closes the year for Seedstars Africa

Seedstars World (SSW), the  global community and platform for entrepreneurs in technology in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, hosted the Seedstars Summit, the third of the annual Africa …
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Street Smart: Geomapping Sexual Harassment in Egypt
2 years ago

Street Smart: Geomapping Sexual Harassment in Egypt

The story of sexual harassment is an all too familiar one. It is present in the workplace, in public spaces, and beyond. It happens at night in the dark but …
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Seedstars Africa Summit
2 years ago

Seedstars Africa Summit

The Seedstars Africa Summit, a technology and entrepreneurship forum for emerging markets, is coming to Mozambique! The summit will be held in Maputo from the 11th to the 14th …
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An App to Build Economies: Numida
2 years ago

An App to Build Economies: Numida

Numida is a financial inclusion technology company that aims to provide financing to small African businesses. It provides unsecured, affordable and fair small business loans to entrepreneurs who use its …
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Coding for Rights: Making Apps that Matter
3 years ago

Coding for Rights: Making Apps that Matter

As computational tools become more accessible, more people than ever can shape the technologies that increasingly impact our lives. Joy Buolamwini, founder of Code4Rights, a technology education initiative, …
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Life-Saving Drones Come to Rwanda
3 years ago

Life-Saving Drones Come to Rwanda

Rwanda is soon to become the first country in the world with a commercial drone delivery network. Zipline, a Silicon Valley startup, has forged a partnership with the …
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Ampion: Amplifying Pioneership across Africa
4 years ago

Ampion: Amplifying Pioneership across Africa

Richard Branson, world-famous entrepreneur and founder of the Virgin Group, says that entrepreneurship “is about turning what excites you in life into capital, so that you can do …
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The Poverty Hackathon: Nairobi and Toronto
4 years ago

The Poverty Hackathon: Nairobi and Toronto

As access to mobile phones across the continent increases, more local developers are creating applications that aim to solve the challenges that face the continent. The <Br/eak> Poverty …
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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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