Nigeria: A tech hub for women

When talking about a city that is breaking gender stereotypes in the tech world, Lagos, Nigeria may not be the first place that comes to mind. But the Nigeria-based, rapidly growing startup Andela is hoping to change that. Founded in 2014, Andela is building a network of tech entrepreneurs across Africa by providing resources and… Continue reading Nigeria: A tech hub for women

Online media from the front lines

In today‚Äôs digital world, even front lines are online. Nowhere has this been truer than in Syria, where groups from all political stand points use online platforms to document human rights violations, spread propaganda and chronicle the realities of life in conflict. The Violations Documentation Center in Syria (VDC) works as an independent organization documenting… Continue reading Online media from the front lines