ponciano govere
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Job Title
Friend Africa Ltd
I am a social entrepreneur, I am an academic
About my work:
Founded friendafrica.com a crowd funding and Buy Social Discount site that channels 80% of its profits towards funding family/community projects that enable the weakest in rural Africa to lift themselves out of poverty.
Other Topics on my radar:
Contributing to Africa's Development through social entrepreneurship: We believe that development in Africa lies with the creation of agents of change within the rural poor on the continent. Because rural Africans constitute approximately 70% of the African population, Africa’s full potential for development can only be fully realized through their inclusion into the mainstream economies.

We have created a crowd funding platform friendafrica.com, to make it easier for as many people as possible to provide the weakest in rural Africa with tools to work their own way out of poverty, increasing the likelihood that the new SDG’s are met.
We help crowd fund anti-poverty projects for rural Africa and invite in-kind support from everyone willing to engage rural communities in Africa to help deliver change.friendafrica.com

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Let's get together and Crowdfund your Project for Change?

This coming Social Saturday 10 October 2015, Friend Africa's Crowdfunding initiative opens to passionate people/organisations willing to support poverty alleviation projects in rural Africa. We have created a platform to allow individuals/organisations to showcase, network and raise funds for their Projects/Events.  We know that most diasporic communities care about their local homeland areas and are keen to engage/act in changing…


Posted on October 8, 2015 at 14:02

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At 16:49 on January 14, 2014, Richard Gleed said…

Thanks for the friend invite. It would be good to touch base on Thursday!

At 11:55 on October 12, 2015, Issa Barro said…

Thanks for the welcome! Hope to have good discussions soon! I am excited to be a member of the network!

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