A refugee from the war torn country of the DR Congo, Walama fled to Western Uganda in search of a more stable life, where she and her husband began to build a home together.
But building a life with poverty at your doorstep is […]
For entrepreneurs living in Uganda, life comes at them from all angles.
Between trying to support their families, sending their children to school, putting food on the table and running a business, there isn’t much time to relax or rest. It can […]
Alone, they could only do so much. Together? They were able to face challenges head on.
This was the mentality of a group of 30 individuals in rural Zimbabwe. In a country in which unemployment is nearly 90%, collaboration and community is essential. When […]
It’s a dark cloud that hangs over both the wealthy and the poor—a cloud that once there, proves challenging to escape.
The wealthy often will go into debt over unnecessary luxuries. The poor? Their […]
Victor started his business only three years ago in Harare, Zimbabwe.
While his background is in marketing, he saw a huge gap in the construction market that wasn’t being filled, not only in Zimbabwe, but in multiple African countries. Victor decided to fill this gap, starting […]
Jerome stood in front of several tables full of eager entrepreneurs.
“Hasty shortcuts lead to poverty but hard work leads to prosperity,” he said as he referenced the visual hanging on the wall.
The entrepreneurs in the […]