August 13, 2019

Responsible Business & a creative Art space

“Profitable business and doing good to society is not a contradiction – by applying innovative technology to social problems you can achieve both,” is a Learning Sentence from Leonie that captures the day’s learning.
Today the participants had an engaging visit to Vodacom, where they learned more about the innovative mobile service M-Pesa, which is helping to create financial inclusion in Tanzania. The participants also shared their own experiences of financial inclusion from their own countries.
In the afternoon we visited at Nafasi Art Space, an artist’s cooperative in Dar es Salaam, which hosts a number of diverse artists including painters, sculptors, weavers, dancers and musicians.