Global Innovation Exchange; A Global Marketplace for Innovations

The Global Innovation Exchange is the first global marketplace for innovations that address humanity’s greatest challenges. The Exchange was created by USAID in collaboration with over 100 partners and brings together innovators, funders, researchers, innovation-support organizations, and others to identify, support, and scale high-impact solutions for good. The Global Innovation Exchange connects social entrepreneurs and funders

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Got a Great App Idea? Don’t Build It.

You know the feeling. It’s 3:22 a.m. and you’re wide awake. No, you probably shouldn’t have guzzled that extra-large cup of Kenyan at 4 p.m., but that’s not the issue. You’re excited. Jazzed. So totally psyched about your app idea that you can’t sleep. Should you get up and make some notes? Yes. By all

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Startup Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

As a young startup, it is important for you to understand some of what you will be getting yourself in for.  While each entrepreneurial “journey” can be quite different, following a basic set of hints and tips will give you a better chance of success.  Here are a couple of ideas to help you on

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The UCC Incubation Support Initiative Set To Finance ICT Startups

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is the government regulatory body of the communications sector in Uganda. Although owned by the Ugandan government, it acts independently. It’s mandated responsibilities include licensing, regulation, communications infrastructure development and the expansion of rural communications service.UCC has established the Incubation Support Initiative (ISI), a strategic mechanism to support and finance promising and emerging ICT

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How To Start Your Fashion Career

Choosing to join the fashion industry may be one of the most intimidating steps to take. It’s an extremely competitive world where the cool creatives and well-connected collectors have to work together to keep up with rapidly changing trends and a challenging audience. That being said, fashion careers can be fascinating to young people whose love for the fashion

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