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Mar 31, 2020
In some African countries, the Kobo360 platform helps drivers deliver foods and critical pharmaceutical supplies during the crisis.
Mar 31, 2020
Free-of-charge bus ads, delivery of hygiene products, access to health professionals: Three Senegalese start-ups adjust to COVID-19.
Jan 14, 2020
TechEmerge is forging partnerships to improve health-care delivery and patient outcomes in East Africa. Innovators are invited to apply for seed funding and technical assistance through Feb 25.
Dec 3, 2019
Several start-ups and universities have begun training young Africans for IT jobs—and international companies are taking notice.
Nov 28, 2019
Companies like Kobo360 and PiggyVest are demonstrating how digital innovation can transform economies in Africa.
Nov 25, 2019
Digital payment systems like those provided by Cairo-based Fawry provide convenience, lower costs, and help boost economies.
Nov 11, 2019
Training programs and seed funding provided by IFC client Gebeya help close the gender gap in Ethiopia’s technology sector.
Aug 28, 2019
CSquared’s open-access cable networks help Africa’s people and businesses make the most of Internet-based opportunities.
Apr 18, 2019
A platform that connects truck drivers to businesses aims to improve the flow of goods and bring down logistics costs across the region.
Mar 26, 2019
At the Africa CEO Forum, business leaders discuss how more trade would lead to improved productivity and private investment.