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iHub By Jessica Colaço / June 27, 2014

Apply for 2 week immersion program in Silicon Valley


The iHub exists to catalyse the growth of the Kenyan tech community. It does this by developing and connecting people, by supporting startups and by surfacing information. The iHub is the first such space in Kenya and has spurred a revolution in the tech ecosystem across the African continent over

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Gearbox By Wachira Ndaiga / June 24, 2014

Lemelson Foundation Funds Gearbox!


Guest Blog by Paul Birkelo Exciting news! The Lemelson Foundation has awarded $90,000 to help fund the startup costs for Gearbox, East Africa’s first rapid prototyping, design, and manufacturing facility. The press release on CSRWire also announced that the U.S. Global Development Lab of USAID is expected to make a contribution

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iHub By Joseph / June 23, 2014

Call for Proposals: Human-Centered Design and Smallholder Finance


Guest Blog By Can digital financial products and services meet the needs of smallholder farmers and their families? CGAP invites proposals from branchless banking service providers interested in partnering with us to use human-centered design to develop innovative digital financial services that meet the needs of underserved smallholder farmers and

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