Final Ampion Venture Bus 2014 – first tour ever in the Maghreb

Developing businesses in emerging markets – next stop: Tunisia Final Venture Bus 2014 travels to Tunisia: December 14-19 24 startups were created on Venture Buses 2014 so far, including innovations in the fields of healthcare, transport, education, consumer empowerment and more Special focus in Tunisia: making use of ICT to improve democratic participation Berlin, Germany/Tunis, Tunisia. From…

Rising Education in Bertoua, Cameroon

Together with the local community we keep building our primary school in Bertoua, Cameroon. Rising Education is a collaborative project between the German-Cameroonian NGO Hope Foundation and the student organization Rising Architecture involving the design, construction and operation of a bilingual primary school in Bertoua, Cameroon. The school is to become a centre for the community…

eLearning Africa 2015 Call for Proposals is open until Jan 15, 2015

– Originally published on elearning-africa.com – The tenth edition of eLearning Africa will take place on May 20 – 22, 2015, at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. In 2006, the inaugural event also took place in Ethiopia, and Rebecca Stromeyer, founder of the event, recently reflected on the impact that ten years of eLearning Africa…

Dear Mr. President (Kenya)

– Originally published on Oct 27,2014 by Beatrice Ndung’u on her Facebook profile. Dear Mr. President, and Mr. Former Acting President / Deputy President, I hope you are both well. I am writing this letter on behalf of young Kenyans, especially young talented Kenyans who are NOT born in wealth. Recently we saw a tragic story…