Africa

This Inspiring Fintech Startup Enables Affordable Financing Solutions for African Students in Global Universities
This Inspiring Fintech Startup Enables Affordable Financing Solutions for African Students in Global Universities

In episode 80 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Dr. Lydiah Kemunto Bosire,…

Meet the First-Ever Food Forest in Rwanda and Impact it Creates
Meet the First-Ever Food Forest in Rwanda and the Impact it Creates

Rwanda is known as one of the countries in Africa with an improving economy. According…

The Incredible True Story: From the Slums of Uganda to Innovative Tech CEO

In episode 53 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Trinity Heavenz, Founder…

Meet the 22 Year-Old Changing the Way We See Travel In Developing Countries Through Storytelling

Jigar Ganatra is the 22-year-old global citizen we need to change the world. Born and…

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Podcast With The Founder of Five North Chocolate on Fair Trade Economic Impact in the Developing World

Made with Transistor In Episode 10 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with…

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Sustainable Travel And Protecting the Extraordinary Species of Tanzania

This Earth Day is a critical reminder of the urgent need to protect all of…

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Solar Energy and the Real Impact of Impact Investing

A little over a year ago my colleagues and I at ISSIMO became aware of…

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OpEd: Giving the Gift of Peace on Giving Tuesday

Featured photo credit: Tobin Jones x Peace Direct This year on Giving Tuesday, it’s estimated that over…

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How Social Entrepreneurship Helped Me Rediscover My Own Country: Morocco

  I have always been fascinated by the creative process: diving deep into your imagination,…

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Meet the Socially Conscious Startup Giving New Meaning to Off Season Travel

  Off Season Adventures is a US-based wildlife and community tourism organization focused on bringing…

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Meet The Social Enterprise Sponsoring Education For Girls With Every Handbag Purchase

Introducing Olori, the female focused handbag company working with women-owned businesses in sourcing materials for…

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An Open Letter to Social Entrepreneurs From The Founder of Krochet Kids

Business culture as we know it is fundamentally shifting. Numbered are the days for businesses…

At Age 3 He Became A Refugee of Civil War, Now He Is Impacting The World Through Coffee

Ethically sourced, fair trade, naturally farmed, locally roasted. Now that sounds like a good cup…

This Inspiring Family Moved from the U.S. to Ethiopia & Started A Thriving Social Enterprise Company

Parker Clay is a luxury lifestyle brand with goods designed in Santa Barbara, California and made…

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This Corporate Lawyer Quit After 3 Days, Because He Wanted To Impact The World Instead!

Sexy Socks is a brand based in the United Kingdom that gives school socks to…

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Meet The Social Impact Wine Company Creating Educational Programs For The Next Generation of South Africans

Lubanzi is an social impact wine brand based in South Africa that strives to improve…

This Kenyan Social Enterprise Employs Local Artisans to Create Beautiful Jewelry

Kipato Unbranded is a social enterprise based in Kenya that is commissioning local artists to…

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Meet Baolyfe, A New Ethical Brand Bringing Life to Beautiful Craftsmanship in Kenya

    There is something very unique about Amanda, the founder and designer behind Baolyfe,…

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Meet the Social Enterprise Empowering Artisans and Former Child Soldiers in Africa

  There is something so special about JustOne: a social enterprise empowering artisans in the…

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How To Create A Sustainable Social Impact Brand(Part 2)

  Check out Part 1 of How To Create A Sustainable Social Impact Brand.   Hi…

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How To Create A Sustainable Social Impact Brand(Part 1)

  Hi my name is James Crawford, founder of Venture Leather, for the past two years…

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(Video) Social Enterprise Humanity Unified Releases Short Film To Address Gender-Based Violence in Rwanda

  Humanity Unified just released the first of three short films. The first one is…

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Popbeachclub is Turning Plastic Waste Into Board Shorts Then Into Education

  Swimming trunks or board shorts are part of everyone’s wardrobe. Popbeachclub are manufacturing board-shorts…

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These Sunglasses Provide Eyecare Grants To Patients In Africa

  Meet Pala. Through the sales of their sunglasses, the company provides grants to create vision…

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This Colorado Artist Uses Art To Beautifully Represent Those Living In Extreme Poverty

  Colorado artist and resident Bill Rohs is many things: Humanitarian Aid Practitioner, Operations and…

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The Adventure Project Is Revolutionizing Charity By Creating Jobs

    From the man who struggles to grow his crops, to the child who…

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Le Dessein Creates High End Eco-Fashion To Support Children’s Education In Liberia

  There are currently 65 million girls out of school worldwide. Through the creation of…

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Why Solar Energy Works For Off-Grid Communities In Kenya

Guest post by: Dr Daniel McGahey AIEMA, Regional Director Africa, INTASAVE-CARIBSAVE Group – Daniel McGahey has…