Also available in: Français Brainstorming session at the Bamako Policy Hackathon. Photo: World Bank What would happen if you put all the relevant players for the entrepreneurial ecosystem —...

Alexandre Laure, Jon Stever |

Also available in: Français Entrepreneurs participating in the e-Takara competition to address specific challenges expressed by Nigerien public administrations. Credit: Niger Digital “The training...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

This page in: Français Group picture outside SankoréLabs “The empowerment of young people and women lies at the heart of our organization, ” declares Fatouma Harber — human rights activist,...

Alexandre Laure, Niamh O'Sullivan |

Low and volatile agricultural incomes, poor connectivity, low population density and limited information are just a few reasons that have kept commercial banks away of rural areas in developing...

Miriam Bruhn, Claudia Ruiz, Rekha Reddy |

Also available in: Français Left to Right: Thomas Gajan, Chief Innovation Officer at CFAO, Sendy CEO Meshack Alloys, Teliman CTO Abdoulaye Maiga, and Teliman CEO Etienne Audeoud Like many African...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Also available in: Français The Malian diaspora counts between four and six million people, many of whom have benefited from a good education and rich experiences, that could help develop high-...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Also available in: Français   Dynamic entrepreneurs supported by the North-South incubator Bond’Innov. Photo Credit: Bond’Innov Across francophone Africa, incubators are emerging rapidly to...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Never in recent history has anti-minorities rhetoric — anti-immigrants, anti-religious-minorities, anti-LGBTI — been so pronounced in so many countries around the world. Those groups, we are told...

Elaine R.E. Panter |

Also available in: Français Youth trained with The Next Economy methodology. © Cesar Gbedema/Impact Hub Bamako Last month, Impact Hub Bamako celebrated its first birthday. The first of its kind in...

Alexandre Laure |

Also available in: Français In a first for Africa’s Sahel region, entrepreneurs from Senegal to Chad assembled in Niamey, Niger, for the SahelInnov Expo last month to showcase their businesses and...

Alexandre Laure |