Tag Archives: Africa

They Work for You: Monitoring Parliament and Why It’s Worth It

It’s hard to trust our leaders. Across the globe, the gap between rich and poor is widening while seldom a week passes without a political figure or big brand being exposed for avoiding tax, involvement in corrupt practices or making … Continue reading

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Announcing Indigo’s Management of a fund to support Technology Innovation Hubs Across Africa

At Indigo Trust, we believe that the best solutions to a country’s challenges are likely to be devised locally.  We see an important role for technology innovation hubs in supporting local technology driven innovation.  Through providing state-of-the-art facilities, events, mentorship, … Continue reading

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You Pay Your Tax, I’ll Pay Mine

The over 11 million leaked files in the Panama Papers reminded us how very intertwined the worlds of business and politics have become.  Illicit financial flows are costing Africa over $50 billion every ten years.  Greater transparency is needed to … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Tech Innovation Hub? We ask the experts.

The Indigo Trust was lucky enough to have the chance to talk to management teams from technology innovation hubs across Africa to better understand how they generate income and how they build and support their communities so that they can … Continue reading

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Why It’s Worth Taking A Risk….

Loren recently wrote an article for the April edition of Source: Sustainable Development Magazine which focuses on why it’s worth taking risks by investing in African start-ups.  It speaks about lots of our grantees and describes the journey we’ve taken with Co-Creation … Continue reading

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Indigo Speaks on mHealth

Today, Damian Radcliffe published an article in Nuviun based on an interview with me on our work in the field of mHealth and eHealth.  You can read the article here.  It gives an overview of some of the projects we support … Continue reading

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Funders in Education: Africa

We have shared below contact information on organisations that fund educational projects in Africa.  You can link to the document here.

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