MADE IN AFRICA goes viral

– PRESS RELEASE | October 22, 2014 – Made in Africa follows a new generation of IT trailblazers pioneering innovative solutions to 21st century problems, not in Silicon Alley or Silicon Allee, but in the the hills around Kigali and Addis Ababa. The documentary film charts the impact of digital technologies and innovation hubs and has…

From Ghana: Inspiring Successful Entrepreneurship

Driven by the desire to start his own company, Edward Amartey-Tagoe jumped at every entrepreneurship opportunity which came his way. He started his very first company, Always Complete whiles he was still an undergraduate at the University of Ghana. His venture supplied students with mobile phone credits. Edward’s love for entrepreneurship and technology led him…

ICT for Development, Education and Training – about the 6th eLearning Africa conference

From May 25th — 27th this year, the 6th eLearning Africa conference took place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Photographs by Jonathan E. Kalan, PuraVidaPhotos, and Saleh David, True Vision, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. © ICWE GmbH – Find here more photographs from the event. Africa’s role is now shifting from spectator to active participant in the development…

Kenya launched Africa’s first national open data initiative

Kenya openData is an initiative by the Kenyan government with substantial support from various IT companies Our information is a national asset, and this site is about sharing it. The goal of opendata.go.ke is to make core government development, demographic, statistical and expenditure data available in a useful digital format for researchers, policymakers, ICT developers…