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Tizeti

Startup Acquires $2.1 Million in Seed Funding to Bring Wi-Fi to Africa

The numbers are astounding. 26% of Africans are online, however, only 6% have an internet…

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Designs from Africa

Afrikrea Let’s You Shop for Exclusive Fashion From Africa

Walk around sporting a piece of the motherland

What a gem to find out that we can access African trends internationally with very…

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Sequoia Blodgett, Yinka Adegoke, Claude Grunitzky, Larry Madowo, Chayet, Chienin

African Tech Conference Makes a Large Splash in Paris

African entrepreneurs are hell-bent on owning their narrative

“Marketing, branding, and storytelling are so important especially when branding African brands. We have to…

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Sequoia Blodgett/Christine Souffrant Ntim, Carel Padre

Powerful Tech Influencers Descend Upon Haiti

Speakers included execs from leading tech companies like Uber, Facebook, Google, and Airbnb

Closing the evening out was a very noteworthy conversation that was translated from French to…

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Haiti Tech Summit

Black Tech Entrepreneurship Expands Outside of the U.S.

Innovation is happening far beyond Silicon Valley

“Silicon Valley is a great hub and a great example of innovation in tech,” says…

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Germany

The Craziest Tech I Saw in Germany

A look at some of the tech and tech spaces in Germany

Get an inside look at the Hub Conference in Berlin, which featured tech from startups…

By Samara Lynn

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Diversity

The Tech 100: Achtung! Surprises about Diversity in Germany’s Startup Culture

In this edition of The Tech 100: Germans commit to diversity and inclusion in its rapidly-growing tech startup scene

As it tries to establish its own Silicon Valley, Germany is tackling diversity and inclusion…

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BE Global: From Cameroon to Germany’s Tech Startup Industry

Young African ex-pats find opportunity in German's tech startup scene

Germany offers immigrants of color more opportunity and an affordable education than even the United…

By Samara Lynn

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Nigerian

BE GLOBAL: This Nigerian Entrepreneur Says Your Coconut Water Is Finished

Ganiu Ladejobi is disrupting the healthy beverage industry with a new addition

Find out how this visionary Nigerian entrepreneur started a sugarcane juice business armed with only…

By Maryann Reid

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Africa

US-Africa Business Forum Offers 3 Examples Of How To Profit While Moving Continent Forward

Every business should be developed so that social impact is part of the business model

Driven to make lasting social – and commercial – change on a global scale? It…

By Derek T. Dingle

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microfinance

Is Microfinance the Solution to African Poverty?

Initiatives can effectively address material poverty, the physical deprivation of goods, services, and the income to attain them, says the World Bank

According to the World Bank, “microfinance initiatives can effectively address material poverty, the physical deprivation…

By Jared Brown

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How To

How to Make an Impact in Your Industry and Boost Career Success

How to Make an Impact in Your Industry and Boost Career Success

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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