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July 21, 2015, No comments

A few weeks ago, I caught up with the Founder of Bravehearts Expeditions, Dziedzorm JayJay Segbefia to share his wins and losses during his entrepreneurial journey with aspiring social entrepreneurs. […]

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Andela: Launching Africa’s Tech Talent

June 9, 2015, No comments

Tech entrepreneur Jeremy Johnson may have cracked a code for economic development in Africa. Perhaps a better way to say it is that his organization i ...

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The 9 Firsts Achieved by Nespresso and TechnoServe in South Sudan in Their Efforts to Revive High Quality Coffee Production

May 29, 2015, No comments

From the ground up. Nespresso was the first major coffee company to re-enter South Sudan in 2011. The company and its partner TechnoServe have been ...

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SAP to Promote Job Creation and Drive Technology Innovation Through Investments in East African Entrepreneurs

April 22, 2015, No comments

In alignment with the Skills for Africa initiative from SAP SE (NYSE: SAP), which promotes education to improve the problem of chronic youth unemploym ...

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    Bringing Women into Africa’s Growth Story
    October 14, 2014, No comments

    Yasmin Belo-Osagie and Afua Osei’s paths first crossed when they worked together at McKinsey & Company. But the idea to start a pitch competition and entrepreneurial training organization for women-owned, [...]

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    The New Africa Is Rising and Shining
    August 21, 2014, No comments

    The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit that took place in Washington August 4-6 may well be a turning point for the image makeover that many experts believe the region is ripe for​ [...]