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  • On air: The live radio show tackling mental health taboos

    SNAPSHOTS FROM ADDIS Matters of the mind were long brushed over in Ethiopia – but Erk Mead’s hugely successful programmes are helping people to open up and get professional help.

  • Staying afloat: The Ethiopian venture determined to bring healthy water to all

    SNAPSHOTS FROM ADDIS: Business is undeniably tough for Desert Rose, which is producing affordable household water filters – but diverse revenue streams and a healthy dose of creativity are keeping the social enterprise on course.

  • Marketing mishaps made by social entrepreneurs – and how to avoid them (part 2)

    Even the greatest products rarely sell themselves – so we asked marketers at top social enterprises Hey Girls, Clarity, Mamoq and Hubbub to share their top tips. The second in our two-part guide.

  • Closing the gender gap? It’s not rocket science

    In Ghana, Soronko Academy is training the next generation of female computer scientists and challenging long-held gender stereotypes. DICE Young Storymaker Imani Dlamini meets founder Regina Honu to find out more.

  • Entrepreneur & investor: An honest conversation about mental health

    Talking honestly about your mental health can be difficult at the best of times. What happens when you broach the subject with an investor? Our latest film explores.