Kawa Moka staff (L to R): Emi-Beth Quantson, Ayele, Mariama, Rosemary, Sylvia

In between her CFO duties at Impact Hub Accra, Emi-Beth Quantson makes time to supervise a small staff of women as they brew cups of coffee and transform fresh fruits into ice-cold smoothies for the hub’s regular assortment of entrepreneurs, startup teams and local tech-scene networkers as part of Kawa Moka.

As founder of Kawa Moka, Quantson says she is building a ‘social enterprise coffee shop’ that will provide employment and support for women who may find themselves excluded from Accra’s mainstream economies. …


the squad at BarCamp Cape Coast, Ghana

AfricaRizing is a new, digital media startup from the BBG connecting the next generation of global influencers from across the African continent and around the world to engage in, ‘a smarter conversation’.

Our goal is to develop a global community that promotes new voices, amplifies new ideas, and brings young changemakers together to design innovative solutions to today’s challenges.

Right now our team is working in cities like, Accra, Dakar, Washington, D.C., London, Abidjan, NYC, and Lagos to find stories that represent the diversity of the African diaspora. We want to connect you with our team of journalists, designers and…

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connecting the next generation of global influencers from across the Continent and around the world

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