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Think Future Reflections by Nwanyibuife Obiako

Think Future Reflections by Nwanyibuife Obiako

It was a joy to attend and participate as a speaker at the Think Future 2 conference, held at the Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The theme was Challenging Perspectives and I spoke on 'The Power of Data and...

Imagine: Working for the dreamers of tomorrow

Imagine: Working for the dreamers of tomorrow

“A person's a person, no matter how small.” ― Dr. Seuss Recently, on a panel discussing ‘race’ on MSNBC (American television network). Eddie Glaude, professor, author and news contributor, was responding to a question about what we say to children in a world that is...

The Word for Women in 2019: Defiance

The Word for Women in 2019: Defiance

This post was originally published by Forbes. While the world watches the US government shutdown over funding for US President Donald Trump’s border wall, another wall has been quietly built up – in India. On the first day of this year (2019), five million women in...

“Employer-sponsored educare is a win-win-win!”

“Employer-sponsored educare is a win-win-win!”

Find out why with a behind the scenes look at South Africa’s first ever employer-sponsored educare provider. Over the coming months, we will be featuring interviews with some of our investees, giving you an inside look into the how and why behind their initiatives as...

Scaling Access & Impact: Realizing the Power of EdTech

Scaling Access & Impact: Realizing the Power of EdTech

This post was originally published on the Omidyar Network's website. There are 250 million learners around the world who have finished their schooling – yet aren’t able to read or write well and lack the skills they will need to succeed in the 21st century. The...

Disruption: Moving hearts, limbs, minds and money

Disruption: Moving hearts, limbs, minds and money

The first Africa Social and Behaviour Change (ASBC) Conference took place last month in Nairobi. The overarching theme of the conference was ‘Disruptive SBC strategies for the future of Africa’, and built on the notion that: “All human interactions – be they social,...

ELOM published in peer review journal

ELOM published in peer review journal

An article on the development and use of one of our investments, the Early Learning Outcomes Measure (ELOM) has been published in a peer review journal - Child: Care, Health & Development (2019). ELOM is a rigorously standardised, culturally fair and simple to...

Innovation Insights: ECD Heroes Case Study

Innovation Insights: ECD Heroes Case Study

We are pleased to introduce the Innovation Insights publication. Through the Innovation Insights we aim to; share lessons on innovation products and processes, communicate the importance of positive early life experiences, grow and diversify the pool of early years...