·       Research shows far-reaching impact of Pay on Demand model, with users and their families living happier and healthier lives, feeling safer and more secure, and improving self-esteem ·       Survey users in Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda highlight how Pay on Demand model provides new revenue opportunities for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) ·       Ecosystem …
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MicroMentor, a multilingual digital mentoring platform, will help entrepreneurs connect with mentors from around the world to support the growth of their businesses. 12th February, Amman, Jordan: Mastercard has collaborated with Mercy Corps, a global non-governmental, humanitarian aid organization, to launch MicroMentor in the Middle East. A free online mentoring platform, MicroMentor will empower entrepreneurs …
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Editor’s Note: The visit of U.S. President Barrack Obama to Kenya for the 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) has created renewed focus on the importance of entrepreneurship on the continent.  During the two day event various topics were highlighted including the need for technology innovation and the importance of creative solutions to support the growth …
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R1 million donation to JA South Africa provides hundreds of learners with entrepreneurial skills  To tweet this news, copy and paste <#MasterCard donates R1million to @JASouthAfrica, assisting 531 learners to start their own business http://news.mstr.cd/1JM2JEy> JOHANNESBURG, 11 June 2015 – MasterCard has extended its support of the Junior Achievement South Africa (JA South Africa) Mini Enterprise …
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Now in its second year, MasterCard and DBWC launch Ro’Ya 2015 to empower women entrepreneurs through expert mentoring To tweet this news, copy and paste <Dubai Business Women Council and #MasterCard launch second year of #RoYa to nurture #entrepreneurship among women in the #UAE> Dubai, U.A.E, 23rd March, 2015:Following the success of the first year …
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