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Contributing towards Zimbabwe’s Food Security by 2050

Sustainable Development Goal 2 focuses on the issue of food-seeking to “end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.” This aligns with our work in Rural Transformation and Sustainable Livelihoods (RTSL) to ensure food security in the communities we serve by catalysing the adoption of the climate-smart “Pfumvudza” farming approach. The ...
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Strive Masiyiwa one of four judges at first Annual Africa Netpreneur Initiative

In line with Higherlife Foundation’s commitment to promoting African entrepreneurship, our Co-Founder Strive Masiyiwa was one of four judges this month at the first annual Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) that saw $1 million in prize money awarded to 10 African entrepreneurs.  A flagship initiative of the Jack Ma Foundation, the prize aims to support ...
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Higherlife Foundation joins the conversation at Africa Code Week Burundi

Recently our teams in Burundi were part of Africa Code Week, Burundi edition. Since its launch in 2015 by SAP, Africa Code Week (ACW) has become the single biggest coding event worldwide, engaging over 4 million youth and 50,000 teachers on digital learning. During the Burundi edition,  our very own Cynthia Nikobamye, Senior Associate – ...
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Strive and Tsitsi Masiyiwa announce $100 million pledge to boost rural investment

Higherlife Foundation is excited to share that our Co-Founders – Mr. and Mrs Masiyiwa — have pledged $100 million over the next five years to fund rural entrepreneurs across Zimbabwe. This initiative seeks to re-invigorate the rural sector in Zimbabwe and will fund projects started by rural entrepreneurs, or those entrepreneurs willing to focus on ...
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Higherlife Foundation Community Service Engagement in Lesotho

Access to education is one big threat to African children fulfilling their God given purpose. Distance being one of the main contributors as a hindrance to access education, let alone receive life skills training and exposure for children to chose their career path well informed. Lipohong High School, situated 3 hours from the community of ...
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