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By creating technical foundations, API fintech startups like Lami are enabling African businesses to focus on serving their customers rather than work on a non-core business of building tech. #qzafricainnovators21 qz.com/africa/2061798/who-is…
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Jihan Abass leads @LamiInsurtech, an insurtech startup based in Nairobi. Lami builds tech infrastructure to help businesses design digital insurance products. #qzafricainnovators21 qz.com/africa/2062305/meet-t…
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Miishe Addy, co-founder of @JetstreamAfrica, is using digital technology to tackle inefficiencies that make shipping difficult in Africa. #qzafricainnovators21 qz.com/africa/2062305/meet-t…
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.@thediarrablu's design process is the result of innovative creative mathematics, using graphs and geometric transformations to create iconic prints. This innovation is inspired by the founder @dbdiarrabousso’s background as a mathematician. nytv.to/Gm37p
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Climate change is drying out the African continent, creating hazardous conditions for farmers. Amira Cheniour, co-founder of @SeabexOnline, is helping them use what little water is available more efficiently, with the help of machine learning. nytv.to/Gm37p
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This year’s list features innovators who are not only from the continent’s tech and innovation hubs of Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, and Egypt, but also from Somalia, Cameroon, Senegal, DRC, Chad, Uganda among other countries. #qzafricainnovators21 qz.com/africa/2062305/meet-t…
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The 2021 @qzafrica Innovators List is now live! This year’s list features two dozen female entrepreneurs from a variety of countries and sectors. We’re excited to share their amazing work! #qzafricainnovators21 qz.com/africa/2062305/meet-t…
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The sixth @qzafrica Innovators List goes live this week! Subscribers to the @qzafrica Weekly Brief will get all the details—if you want to learn about some of the most amazing and innovative work on the continent sign up here: qz.com/emails/africa-weekly-…
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The sixth @qzafrica Innovators List goes live this week! Subscribers to the @qzafrica Weekly Brief will get all the details—if you want to learn about some of the most amazing and innovative work on the continent sign up here: qz.com/emails/africa-weekly-…
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Here is what Africa’s telecom sector is doing with its booming global funding qz.com/africa/2018764
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Quartz Africa partners @DevReimagined hold their final webinar today on reimagining African finance: Can the world’s lenders of last resort deal with grey rhinos? Register here: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/regi…
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Join Quartz Africa partners @DevReimagined for a conversation about how development banks can transform for a post-Covid 19 recovery today at 1pm GMT. Register here: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/regi…
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Join @DevReimagined today for the latest in its series on “African Finance Reimagined,” which asks: Is there ever room for good debt? us02web.zoom.us/webinar/regi…
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The next webinar in a series on "African Finance Unconstrained," by Quartz Africa partners @DevReimagined, takes place on March 9 and ask: Is there ever room for good debt? You can register here. us02web.zoom.us/webinar/regi…
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On Feb. 23, @qzafrica partners @DevReimagined will launch the first in a series of webinars on ways to rethink Africa’s debt system. You can register here: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/regi…
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Africa’s diversified economies are set to rebound quicker than its extractive giants qz.com/africa/1966850/?utm_t…
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Algeria, Nigeria and Angola have the highest official numbers of Chinese workers in Africa qz.com/africa/1963566/?utm_t…
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Africa is set to be the global center of Christianity for the next 50 years qz.com/africa/1587317/?utm_t…
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Africa’s population will triple by the end of the century even as the rest of the world shrinks qz.com/africa/1881468/?utm_t…
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How Ghana's late president Jerry Rawlings pioneered the heritage tourism which led to "Year of Return" qz.com/africa/1966194/
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