The program, led by Consensys and Re:Coded, aims to support youth to enter the digital economy in Iraq, a country where over 3.3 million people have been internally displaced.
Having arrived to Italy at 14, Mamadou Lamine took on a big dream: He set off to build Italy’s first migrant VC fund, and raised €90.000 in just 5 months. Meet the entrepreneur behind Mama Venture.
Yusuf Kabbara set off to Istanbul in 2013, settling down in a whole new world. Little did he know his experience would prove crucial in developing the “virtual tour guide” for Middle Eastern millennials.
The blockchain startup, founded by Syrian entrepreneur Tey Al-Rjula, has just scored a $1.2 Million Investment from Dutch IT entrepreneur Johan Mastenbroek.
Refugee founders are not the exception to the norm. We’ve listed 5 impactful, thought-provoking and inspiring stories, as told by their protagonists through a TEDx talk.
The event gathered entrepreneurs from around the world – from Gabon, to Senegal, Russia and Iran – who came from different corners of Italy to showcase their ideas at Link Campus University.