In episode 26 of the podcast, we speak to Randa Bennett, an Iraqi entrepreneur who migrated to the UK and built a startup in a male-dominated industry. But when Covid hit, she had to pivot – and find the opportunity in a challenging time.
FAIRE (Fund for Action and Innovation by Refugee Entrepreneurs) has just launched its 2021 edition of the entrepreneur selection panel. Their program includes a loan of 20,000 euros, as well as tailor-made support, including mentoring, coaching and networking sessions.
The Orange Social Venture Prize awards entrepreneurs or startups created less than three years ago that offer high-tech solutions based on mobiles or the Internet to meet the needs of the populations in Africa and the Middle-East.
Having grown up in Gaza, Majd Mashrawi came up with an incredible idea: to rebuild damaged buildings using bricks made of ash and rubble. In Episode 25 of the podcast, Majd shares the odyssey she went through while building a business in the world’s largest open-air prison.
From incubators, to co-working spaces, to startup programs, we’ve listed 15 entities you need to know if you are kicking off your startup in Jordan.
Germany has grown a reputation for fostering innovation and talent all across Europe. Azrin Rahman breaks down 9 key German Startup Ecosystem players.
How can I create a business that scales? How do I make sure it makes revenue? Where do I start? Azrin Rahman outlines 7 steps to start up.