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How Rwanda’s Capital Became an African Tech Leader

Kigali’s knowledge-based sharing economy is an example for other cities looking towards the future

Lauren Razavi
May 8, 2018 · 6 min read
Kigali is fast becoming a go-to tech destination for Africa. Photo: Dylan Walters via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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Investment in forward-looking skills has played a key role. Photo: Inmarsat
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A view over the city of Kigali. Photo: Maxime Niyomwungeri via Unsplash
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Kigali’s ride-hailing app in action. Photo: SafeMotos

Lauren Razavi

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I write and talk about the future of work, the sharing economy, global dev, cities, sustainability and tech. Editor @Contently. Formerly @Google and @Guardian.

Lauren Razavi

Written by

I write and talk about the future of work, the sharing economy, global dev, cities, sustainability and tech. Editor @Contently. Formerly @Google and @Guardian.

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