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Zambezi Prize Innovation on Financial Inclusion

Four Kenyan Start-ups Among Finalists of Zambezi Prize

Four Kenyan Start-ups among finalists of Zambezi Prize Four Kenyan Start-ups, have been named among the top ten finalists of the 2018 Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion organized by The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation. The four Kenyan companies…

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Zambezi prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion

Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion now open!

Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion The applications for the Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion 2018 edition are now open! The Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion was established by the of The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in collaboration with the Mastercard…

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HiiL Innovating Justice

HiiL to fund African Projects advocating for justice

HiiL to fund African Projects advocating for justice The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) is looking to fund exciting startups, projects and ideas with up to 20,000 EUR. The HiiL funding targets innovators seeking to come up with projects that ensure access to justice for people in need or those tackling the biggest…

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Ugogo: Creating A Platform For Artists

Ugogo: Creating A Platform For Artists Founded by Lisa Armstrong, Ugogo Africa is a company that aims to provide local artists with a platform where they can sell their goods online without difficulty. Lisa grew up in Zimbabwe where she watched her grandmother make and sell her crafts to the locals. There were however many…

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Empowering Generation Z through technology

Empowering Generation Z through technology Ben Roberts, Liquid Telecom’s Group CTIO, explains how access to technology can inspire a new generation of African techies. The future of Africa belongs to Generation Z. As the world’s youngest region, approximately 20% of Africa’s population is currently aged between 15 and 24. But the hope and promise of…

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