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Explore inspiring social ventures happening in Africa on this podcast!

We'll discuss different approaches to social change and dive into the stories of the incredible people going above and beyond to contribute to the future of Africa.

This podcast is hosted by journalist, actress and charity consultant Jenny Christina Conrads.

Pioneer Africa Jenny Christina Conrads

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Explore inspiring social ventures happening in Africa on this podcast!

We'll discuss different approaches to social change and dive into the stories of the incredible people going above and beyond to contribute to the future of Africa.

This podcast is hosted by journalist, actress and charity consultant Jenny Christina Conrads.

    The Power of Community

    The Power of Community

    Recorded in a small café in the famous township of Soweto, one of the allegedly most dangerous places in the world and simultaneously the former home of Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela and Comedian Trevor Noah, Ntsiki Ezona talks about the community spirit of her hometown in South Africa and what the rest of the world can learn from this place, its people and history!

    • 33 Min.
    The Power of Media

    The Power of Media

    In this episode TV news anchor Fiona Mbabazi will share her take on the recent development in the global media landscape, what media can do to support Africa and what Rwanda's learnings are from the instrumentalization of its media during the 1994 genocide.

    • 15 Min.
    The Power of Stories

    The Power of Stories

    Powerful stories can change the world - and in this episode Ricky Marais tells his breathtaking story of growing up under Apartheid, being tortured at the age of 16 and jailed for falling in love with his wife. He tells us about his journey of making peace with his past and moving on to become a motivational speaker, life guide trainer, counselor, storyteller and South Africa's first gangster pastor. Dedicating his life to his community, he fundraises for the homeless by making his district accessible to visitors through his unapologetic honest account of the past through his famous storytelling tours.

    • 35 Min.
    The Power of Education

    The Power of Education

    Mindleap's founder Rebecca Davis talks about the global education sector and in particular Africa's potential within it. She shares her insights on how education can become a powerful path to change.

    • 21 Min.
    The Power of Entrepreneurship

    The Power of Entrepreneurship

    Nathalie Niyonzima from the African Entrepreneurs Collective talks about entrepreneurship in Africa, how local business owners can transform the continent, and discusses her success case of supporting refugee entrepreneurs who have gone on to create a wealth of new jobs for locals.

    • 18 Min.
    The Power of Fashion

    The Power of Fashion

    I am talking fashion production with Jamie Boiles, project leader of DuHope, a cooperative that helps women in Rwanda exiting sex work through fashion. Explore the potential of fair fashion production in Africa on this episode!

    • 19 Min.

Kundenrezensionen

JakobJunior ,

Podcast with Africa and beyond

Great initiative covering a broad variety of topics on Africa interacting directly with local experts and providing contrasting perspectives

frida392 ,

Thank you!

Great first-hand insights

leen* ,

Inspirational Podcast

I like the apporach and the topics. Already looking forward to the next episode. Great host!

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