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crowdfunding

Perspectives Crowdfunding

Thundafund: The crowdfunding platform made for Africa

South Africa. In the egalitarian world of crowdfunding, most sites are much the same -- largely passive templates for start-ups to vie for investment. While these tools may be advantageous abroad, in Africa... not so much. What works in New York might not necessarily work in Cape Town. Knowing this, one South African company has created an ethically-conscious platform for entrepreneurs from the continent -- and it's leaving its rivals by the wayside in the process. more

Inspiration Film

Saving Accra’s REX

Ghana. Only 3 days to go! You can help saving the REX, a historic cinema in the heart of Accra, that is in a desolate condition. Ghanaian-American filmmaker Akosua Adoma Owusu has launched a Kickstarter campaign and wants to turn the REX into a vibrant space for art, music, and film. more

Inspiration Focus Ethiopia

We Just Want To Skate

Abenezer Temesgen, the 16 year-old founder of Ethiopia Skate, believes that skateboarding can empower young people in Ethiopia. His dream is it to build the country’s first ever skatepark, and you can help it become a reality. more