ETHIOPIAN INNOVATOR: PROMOTING SOCIAL AND DIGITAL INNOVATION IN ETHIOPIA
INNOVATORS FROM OTHER AFRICAN
In order to raise awareness of developments in
social innovation and digital social innovation among Ethiopian entrepreneurs,
Ethiopian innovator regularly profiles innovators from other African countries.
Profiles of social innovators from other African countries
by Partners in development, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 12:20 PM
FOUNDER - Achenyo Idachaba-INSPIRATION TO START THE BUSINESS.Born in the US, Achenyo, had a deep conviction to return to Nigeria and do some social good. She had spent more than half of her life in the U.S., but she had also spent part of my childhood and early adult years in Nigeria. Her parents ...
by Partners in development, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 12:16 PM
FOUNDER (S) - Anne Githuku-ShongweINSPIRATION TO START THE BUSINESS.Afroes (the name comes from a play on the words African Heroes and Heroines), was founded by Anne Githuku Shongwe and was inspired by conversations with her own children. She worried that they weren’t being exposed to any positive ...