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Market Stands Strong, Through Fire and Violent Attacks

Entrepreneurship, Clean Cookstoves and Kiva Zip

Our trustee Kelvin Wambugu

Watching an Army Assemble in Zimbabwe

One Business is Rarely Enough

Clean Technology and Microfinance at Kiva Zip in Kenya

The Kiva Zip model, based on direct crowd funding from a lender to a borrower through a trustee, supports several key players in the clean technology sector.

The Tro Tro

Old vans clog the streets of every city and village in Ghana.  So old their makes and models are incomprehensible to the untrained eye.  They come in swarming bunches on the street, packed to the brim, arms and heads hanging out of every open window available.  Hogging the lane, spew

3 Must-Know Insights on Kenya, Football and the FIFA World Cup


3 Must-Know Insights on Kenya, Football and the FIFA World Cup


Climate Change Looms Large in Rural Uganda

Visiting Via

Let's Celebrate! Kiva City LA Reunion on May 14

Kiva Partner Stands with #BringBackOurGirls

The story from Nigeria about the young women abducted from their school dormitory has been weighing heavy on me since the media finally started reporting on it.  I took a staff photo today of the Camfed Zimbabwe team showing their solidarity and support of these girls and their families.


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