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Perspectives Design
By Solveig Rathenow

The Power Of Art

Uganda. Nduhira Sadat is a young artist and entrepreneur in Kampala, Uganda. He makes a living in designing colorful T-shirts, shoes and trousers. And shares his inspiration with children who live under the same difficult circumstances he and his seven brothers and sisters were raised. more

Perspectives Startups

A Road Trip Full Of Good Ideas

Algeria, Benin, Botswana, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Morocco, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zimbabwe. 5 days, 5 busses, one continent and 160 future entrepreneurs: The AMPION Venture Bus Africa is the opportunity in Africa for people with entrepreneurial minds involved in IT, business or design! Open for application NOW! more

Perspectives Technology

Helping A Friend Makes You A Winner

Egypt. Khaled Shady’s inspiration behind creating Mubser came from wanting to help a close friend who lost his eyesight in an accident at the age of 15. The 22 year-old Egyptian entrepreneur and three of his engineer friends are the inventors and founders of a new assistive tool for blind people. Now Shady made it to the Forbes-list of the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2014. more

Perspectives Business

How They Made It In Africa

Five entrepreneurs chosen by How we made it in Africa as having given the most interesting interviews in 2013. It's not about their own success stories alone, you also find good advice and get new perspectives. more

Perspectives Entrepreneurship

No To Skin-Bleaching

Ghana. When Grace Amey-Obeng returned to Ghana she discovered an alarming trend, women were increasingly using dangerous skin-bleaching formulas to attain a lighter skin color. She found this alarming and started a skin care line which emphasised the beauty of the black skin. With her venture Forever Clair Group she went on to become one of Africa’s most successful business women. more