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iHub By Jessica Colaço / November 1, 2010

The rise of the lady “techpreneur” at IPO48

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The beginnings… 52 days after the launch of the iHub in Nairobi,  a group called AkiraChix was born at the *iHub_. Akira is a Japanese word that means ‘energy’ and ‘Intelligence’, those are the two words that aptly describe this group of young ladies, who have channeled their energy and

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / November 1, 2010

Global Social Entrepreneurs Coalition Platform

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The Global Peace Service Alliance through its program GSEC (Global Social Entrepreneurs Coalition) seeks to identify, connect, support, empower and celebrate social entrepreneurs’ innovative solutions in communities throughout the world as they build a global culture of service. Social entrepreneurs can act as peace builders while using innovative approaches to bring people with common

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / October 28, 2010

iHub Goes to the Movies: The Social Network

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How do you use Facebook? To share updates with friends and acquaintances and reconnect with old ones? To find out about or promote events? To publicize your business? To express yourself as an activist? … To procrastinate? Whether you love it or hate it, it’s hard to not be impressed

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / October 28, 2010

The Networked NGO in Kenya- by Beth Kanter

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Thank you for your interest in attending the Networked NGO meeting, an event designed to provide an opportunity for organizations to interact and exchange ideas on how to engage effectively. Many nonprofit organizations have dipped their toes into the set-me-free world powered by social media, but too many still have

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / October 26, 2010

Google Site Clinic

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Luisella Mazza from the Search Quality Team of Google is at the moment hosting a Site Clinic and she is talking through areas of development of mobile and traditional websites using participants own websites as examples for the review. Participants in this tech talk are getting a greater understanding of the

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