Solutions to startup problems in countries ranking low in the Doing Business Index

Alain Berger

I stumbled upon this video from Magatte Wade, a person I am fond of after meeting her in 2015 at the MITGSW in Guatemala. She is clearly on point, so I will let her express the idea better than I can.

Why it’s too hard to start a business in Africa — and how to change it (Magatte Wade | TEDGlobal 2017) via TED Talks

https://ted.com/talks/magatte_wade_small_business_solutions_for_a_more_robust_economy

Doing Business Index:

(Organize it by descending countries and you can see which ones she is talking about)

http://www.doingbusiness.org/en/rankings

Alain Berger

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Behold! There is a lot of lettuce, basil, kale, arugula, etc. (and plenty of useful, valuable software code too!)

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