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  • Article: Bill Gates Says Digital Currencies Could Empower the World's Poorest
    Finance & Innovation

    Bill Gates Says Digital Currencies Could Empower the World's Poorest

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 13, 2018

    The billionaire philanthropist said that cryptocurrencies can combat poverty. Read more

  • Article: This Savings Scheme Turned R2 Contributions Into R5.1 million
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    This Savings Scheme Turned R2 Contributions Into R5.1 million

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 30, 2018|Nedbank

    “Some economic security, no matter how small, is a giant step towards empowering communities." Read more

  • Article: Citi Progress Makers: KickStart
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    Citi Progress Makers: KickStart

    Nov. 26, 2018

    See how Citi has helped design low-cost water pumps to allow farmers to grow crops year-round. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Power Players and Dozens of Governments Are Joining the Fight Against Cyberwarfare
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    Hundreds of Power Players and Dozens of Governments Are Joining the Fight Against Cyberwarfare

    Nov. 26, 2018|Microsoft Corporation

    “Now that half of humanity is online, we need to find new ways to organize the internet.” Read more

  • Article: Canadian Government Gives World's Poor Millions in Cash to Fight Extreme Poverty
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    Canadian Government Gives World's Poor Millions in Cash to Fight Extreme Poverty

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 21, 2018

    Officials confirmed the country has been providing cash directly to people in over 35 countries. Read more

  • Article: APEC Leaders Disagree Over Trade And Security in The Asia-Pacific
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    APEC Leaders Disagree Over Trade And Security in The Asia-Pacific

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 21, 2018

    The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ran from Nov. 17 - 18 in Papua New Guinea. Read more

  • Article: Drones, Data, and Digital Tools Are Fighting Human Rights Abuses
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    Drones, Data, and Digital Tools Are Fighting Human Rights Abuses

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The technology could help tackle issues ranging from human trafficking to deforestation. Read more

  • Article: Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air
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    Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    Living in New Delhi is like smoking 50 cigarettes a day. Read more