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Empowering refugees

Empowering refugees in Malawi through the Microsoft AppFactory initiative with UNHCR

The Microsoft AppFactory initiative with UNHCR is empowering refugees to create applications that solve real challenges faced by their community  Noah Ndahirwa and his friends are developing a software which will digitalise operations at the Dzaleka Camp Clinic. The clinic like many other rural clinics still work manually. The Dzaleka Microsoft AppFactory is

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Agricultural

Digital Transformation in the Agricultural sector can disrupt economies and working methods

Microsoft's 4Afrika Regional Director, Amrote Abdella shared on how Microsoft is supporting digitally enabled services in the agricultural industry  A speaker at this years AFA Annual Learning event in Nairobi, Kenya. Discussing Agile tech development and the role of internet in agricultural development. The event, AgriFin Accelerate Annual Learning event encourages dialogues,

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KIAZALA

Microsoft launches Kaizala app in Kenya to digitally transform and revolutionize the way businesses connect and collaborate

In this era of Digital Transformation, Microsoft introduces Kaizala, a mobile application that enhance business agility, collaboration and organizational productivity to Kenya businesses and organizations  Kaizala enables businesses and organizations of any size to communicate with and manage workforces in a structured and secure way. It is designed for large group communication,

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AfricaCom

#AfricaCom – Microsoft says Digital Transformation is critical to the success of African businesses at AfricaCom 2017

At AfricaCom 2017, Microsoft shared on Digital Transformation and how it can accelerate the growth of African Businesses.  AfricaCom is one of the continents focused telecommunication, technology and media event. With this year's being the 20th and themed around the 4th Industrial Revolution.  Participating strongly in this years event, Microsoft sponsored the

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opportunity

An amazing Opportunity that leads to Great Things, The #Interns4Afrika story of Edwin

Edwin Maye shares his experience of being selected for an Interns4Afrika internship program. On how amazing the opportunity was and doors that opened and have opened. The Microsoft Interns4Afrika internship program offers young individuals a unique experience with a Microsoft partner organization in your home country. Microsoft believes this is a

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Internship Program

An Internship program changed the life of a Kenyan and how interns are catalysts to Digital Transformation in Businesses

A story of how an internship program changed a life. Microsoft 4Afrika's Interns4Afrika initiative is providing a platform for Africans to develop and build skills.  The internship program offers young enthusiastic people an exciting experience with Microsoft and Microsoft partner organizations. You get to apply learnt knowledge, learn and develop new

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#MSIgnite : Microsoft Ignite 2017 Keynote Event and Announcements

Microsoft Ignite 2017 is here. Learn about Microsoft's vision of where technology is headed with new tools for innovation through deep technical trainings and connect with the tech community. Learn + Empower + Connect = MSFT Ignite  The worlds largest conference focused on IT or as Julia White last said Innovation transformation takes place September

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global tech giants

Is Microsoft leading the way for global Tech giants into Africa? 

Is Microsoft leading the way for global Tech giants into Africa?  It might appear so. On the eve of the official launch of Windows 10 i remember seeing a rather strange tweet. This tweet was shared by Microsoft's chief executive officer Satya Nadella. The tweet read "Arrived in Kenya to celebrate

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Internship Africa

Africa to Redmond, Hack For Africa: Microsoft is recruiting Students for Engineering Roles.

Microsoft is on a quest to recruit students into engineering roles at its Redmond campus. The initiative dubbed Africa to Redmond is set to take place in selected Universities across the continent. The initiative is part of an ongoing effort to recruit students from Africa into full time engineering roles at

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nonprofits

Nonprofits can use Microsoft’s Cloud for Global Good to deliver more effective services, Learn How to.

Microsoft is bringing the power of technology to help nonprofits achieve their missions. I’ll share on its history and how to go about benefitting from this offer. Microsoft is on a mission to empower every organization and person on the planet to achieve more. This has led Microsoft in its endeavor

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