5 health care startups saving African lives

5 health care startups saving African lives

U-Report -Zambia Every hour, about three Zambian youth aged 15-24 years old get infected with HIV. Young people are more vulnerable when they have limited comprehensive HIV prevention information, are not equipped with life skills and do not utilize HIV high impact prevention services such as condoms, male circumcision, HIV testing and treatment. Zambia U-Report platform provides confidential, free of charge, individualized and interactive counseling services on HIV and STIs to adolescents and youth. Of…

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Fin-techs Big Opportunity in Africa

Fin-techs Big Opportunity in Africa

  Report by tech crunch.com Paying at a local coffee shop or superstore with your smartphone instead of your bank card is convenient, but not much more convenient than using a credit card. While there is significant disruption in some fintech areas, such as international money transfer by companies like TransferWise and Azimo, other innovations can seem a bit cosmetic to Western users. One real opportunity is to fundamentally change how more than a billion…

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