Crowdfunding Solar Energy in Africa

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Written by Akachi Obijiaku Access to electricity in Africa is poor; over 45% of sub-Saharan Africans (almost a billion people) are without energy access. Current deployment rates suggest that it will be 2080 before every African has adequate access. Further compounding the problem is that over 60% of the energy supply in Africa is from […]

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June 15: Conference on Crowdfunding in East Africa

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Interested in P2P lending and crowdfunding in East Africa? Don’t miss the ‘Funding the Frontier: Peer-to-Peer Finance On the Move in East Africa?‘ conference in Nairobi later this month! “Successful P2P finance requires more than willing entrepreneurs, investors and philanthropists,” stressed Joe Huxley, Strategic Partnerships and Opportunities Co-ordinator at FSD Africa. “We’d like to start a conversation […]

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Crowdfunding News: March 4

We highlight the week’s top crowdfunding news from around the world that you may have missed. This week: crowdfunding for horticulture; regulating the Chinese P2P lending industry; crowdfunding student loans in Indonesia; and more. Chinese Peer to Peer Lending Industry Does Not Need More Rules | Crowdfund Insider “It must be clarified that regulation involves two components: laws […]

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