At most times, we tend to ignore what good is in front of us and appreciate the work our fellow citizens do. Today we’ve gathered some of the mobile applications that are developed by young developers here in Uganda.
The exponential rate of information has led to the creation of a new kind of educator: low-cost, on-demand, short-length education providers, providing courses on everything from gardening to robotics at lower costs than traditional universities and colleges.
Mobile Web Ghana, a leader in mobile technology and entrepreneurship training, has introduced special courses in mobile app development and entrepreneurship to assist young Ghanaians who want to establish their independent businesses or advance their knowledge in the use of mobile technology.
Elementary schoolers used to need a “magic school bus” to visit places like Machu Picchu, the Great Barrier Reef or outer space. Now, all it takes is a smartphone.
A series of apps which help teach Malawian school children maths, English and the local language Chichewa has been rolled out to 68 schools in the country.
When 3,100 teachers were surveyed by the Gates Foundation in November 2015 about the biggest barriers to using digital resources, the most common response was “My students do not have access to technology outside of the classroom.”
New York City-based CareDox has raised $2.8 million in a round led by Texo Ventures and Prolog Ventures for its online and mobile platform that stores student health data.
Local context is essential when using technology to expand the educational horizons of millions across the continent
The highlight of the first-ever Bhasha festival that united entrepreneurs, experts and policy makers to stand up for our local languages was the showcase of 14 startups working to ensure that local languages thrive in the digital ecosystem.
The Internet has undeniably become the lifeblood of our society, providing essential access to jobs, public services and resources to citizens. Digital services and the Internet are likely to be the future of the economy and of the workforce. It follows, then, that those who are unable to engage online, or who do not know […]
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