South Africa

In Conversation with Claudia Makwela: My Experiences Parenting a …

Editor’s interview with Claudia Makwela, mother to Ntando Makwela, a 15-year-old author, motivational speaker, and co-founder of Molo Africa, an initiative to strengthen youth...
Sihle Magubane
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Finding a space between poverty alleviation and high growth– …

by Jocelyn Smith Adapted from dissertation submitted to School of Governance, University of the Witwatersrand in fulfillment of MM-Dissertation, March 2018. Introduction Interventions promoting...
Sihle Magubane
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The Informal Economy & Very Young Entrepreneurs

The Editor, Sihle Magubane, Interviewed Bayabulela Jolobe, a South African Enterprise development practitioner to explore the informal economy and the involvement of young people...
Sihle Magubane
4 min read

Rockstar entrepreneur Karidas Tshintsholo: from wire cars to SA …

Karidas Tshintsholo, like most other four year olds, halted what he was doing as soon as he heard the distant and jarring jingle of...
Anzisha Team
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Three young African women whose ideas are making a …

This year, there are also a number of strong women candidates for the Anzisha Prize who are defining their place in the world of...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

The entrepreneur behind the schoolbag that transforms into a …

Repurpose Schoolbags is an innovation made from ‘upcycled’ plastic shopping bags with built-in solar technology.
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How this young entrepreneur built his township cycle tour …

During the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, entrepreneurial activity flourished as South Africans prepared to host an influx of sporting fans and...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How Cape Town-based Funda wants to change the way …

Just a few hours before I sat down for an interview with Kola Olajide, his company Funda signed a US$100,000 deal with a top...
josh
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