#Finance and Innovation

  • Article: Justin Trudeau: Immigration Has Led to Canada's Booming Tech Industry
    Finance & Innovation

    Justin Trudeau: Immigration Has Led to Canada's Booming Tech Industry

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 22, 2019

    “We have seen the Canadian economy flourish over the past few years.” Read more

  • Article: UK Millennials Are More Likely to Live in Poverty Than Previous Generations: Report
    Finance & Innovation

    UK Millennials Are More Likely to Live in Poverty Than Previous Generations: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 22, 2019

    Study shows unaffordable housing is making it difficult to maintain the average standard of living. Read more

  • Article: Two South African Teens Create Groundbreaking Schoolbag That's Also a Light Source
    Finance & Innovation

    Two South African Teens Create Groundbreaking Schoolbag That's Also a Light Source

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 26, 2019

    South Africa is plagued by power failures, so this bag could bring light for many. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty

    March 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Coffee farmers are betting on blockchain to boost business. Read more

  • Article: Women in Berlin Can Ride Mass Transit for 21% Off This Equal Pay Day
    Finance & Innovation

    Women in Berlin Can Ride Mass Transit for 21% Off This Equal Pay Day

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 13, 2019

    The reduced rate is meant to highlight Germany’s gender pay gap. Read more

  • Article: Dove Is Giving $5,000 to New Dads Who Can't Afford Paternity Leave
    Finance & Innovation

    Dove Is Giving $5,000 to New Dads Who Can't Afford Paternity Leave

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 26, 2019

    "Working dads shouldn't have to choose between their children and a paycheck.” Read more

  • Article: A Filmmaking Academy Is Empowering Young South Africans to Tell Their Own Stories
    PartnerCitizenship

    A Filmmaking Academy Is Empowering Young South Africans to Tell Their Own Stories

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 30, 2018

    MultiChoice and M-Net have teamed up to nurture the country’s undiscovered talent. Read more

  • Article: How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 21, 2018|Coca-Cola Africa

    Coca-Cola Africa turned the drought in Cape Town into a tool for gender empowerment Read more