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iHub By Jessica Colaço / February 28, 2012

iHub Outreach Program: Egerton University and University of Eastern Africa, Baraton

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The iHub has in the past engaged with different stakeholders and communities outside the tech domain with a view to identify and take advantage of opportunities as well as tackle challenges that arise from the synergy between the two communities. In the recent past we have began formalizing this process

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / February 27, 2012

A conversation about Kenya’s Economy – Follow up

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On the 10th of January 2012, the World Bank hosted an online discussion about Kenya’s economy? The session was led by Wolfgang Fengler, the World Bank’s Lead Economist for Kenya. Here is a follow up on the questions asked by the community during the online debate: Dr. Wolfgang Fengler is

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / February 24, 2012

Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards

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The Cartier Women’s Initiative Award is a social entrepreneurship competition aimed at creative, financially sustainable and responsible women-led start-ups, in all countries and industries. Created in 2006 by Cartier in partnership with the Women’s Forum, INSEAD business school and McKinsey & Co., the Awards will be given this year to

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / February 24, 2012

How can you change the lives of a million people in 3 years?

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The Youth Agency for Development of Science Technology and Innovations (www.yadsti.org) are organizing a Global Impact Competition in Kenya in partnership with Singularity University (www.singularityu.org) based at NASA Ames Research Park, Silicon Valley, California. The contest seeks to identify three winners, two of which we shall send to Singularity University

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m:lab By John Kieti / February 24, 2012

m:lab East Africa in crowd funding partnership for mobile entrepreneurs

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A new partnership to help grow and finance innovative mobile start-ups in East Africa has been signed. The partnership is between m:lab East Africa and GrowVC International. It is an arrangement expected to benefit recipients of m:lab East Africa’s mobile entrepreneurship development services. The targeted beneficiaries include and are not

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