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Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, Microsoft AI for Earth Innovation Grant for projects that use AI for global environmental impact in the Middle East and Africa

Microsoft is awarding new grants to fellow pioneers in the Middle East and Africa through a new partnership with the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and the National Geographic Society The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation (LDF) aims to create a world where both nature and humanity coexist in harmony. Over the past twenty years,

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Upepo Technology

Kenyan company, Upepo Technology, Receives Microsoft Grant for Innovation in Water

Upepo Technology recieves Microsoft AI for Earth grant. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Upepo Technology Company Limited, a Kenyan technology firm has become the latest recipient of Microsoft's AI for Earth grant. The award from Microsoft is to help the company extend its innovative developments. Upepo joins

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Verah Okeyo

Verah Okeyo, Kenya, wins Microsoft and ICFJ grant program award

Kenya environment and health reporter,Verah Okeyo, wins Microsoft Modern Journalism and ICFJ Alumni reporting grant program award. Verah Okeyo is an environment and health reporter at The Daily Nation in Kenya. She is one of the first two Microsoft Modern Journalism grant program award recipients. Her project looks to uncover why

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affordable access

6 African Entrepreneurs awarded Grants in 2nd Microsoft Affordable Access Initiative

6 companies from Africa have qualified to receive funding in Microsoft's second Affordable Access Initiative grant fund project.   “My dream is to enable local entrepreneurs have low-cost connectivity solutions. So that those entrepreneurs can solve their own last-mile problems versus waiting for the largess of some other company.” — Satya Nadella,

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