Kenyan Engineer Is 3D Printing a New Future

By Lyndsey Gilpin – originally published in innovationsstories.com. […] There are millions of people with registered cases of jiggers, [Roy] Ombatti said, and many of them are schoolchildren. But because the infection is associated with poverty, the shame and stigma of it lead many people to suffer in silence. Shoes are, of course, a simple solution to…

First German-African ICT startup fair held in Berlin – ICT@frica

The first German-African ICT Start-up Fair was held on 11 October 2014 in the Malzfabrik venue in Berlin, Germany. Ten German-African start-ups from the automotive, cooling technology, resource planning, irrigation technology, engineering, solar and wind power technology, as well as sanitary and electro technology areas were presenting their business ideas at the event and inviting all those interested to have…