Entries by Megan Leahy

COVID-19: a key role for Community Health Workers

Sara regularly visits patients in her community in Kiandutu, treating cases of malaria and diarrhea, or supporting pregnant women and newborns. She is one of 64 000 Community Health Workers (CHWs) in Kenya. For Sara, the COVID-19 outbreak has led to a lot of stress and anxiety. She is worried that she might be infected […]

How to Collaborate with Inclusive Businesses to Tackle Covid-19

How concretely can inclusive businesses become part of the Covid-19 response in low-income settings? In our last post we explored where inclusive business provides solutions. VC4A has mapped relevant enterprises across Africa, and many others exist in other regions. The challenge is that most of these enterprises only cover parts of the population in a […]

New blog series: Inclusive business solutions for COVID-19

Inclusive business offers solutions to protect poor people in low-income countries from the impacts of the Covid-19 crisis. Supporting these solutions can contribute to creating more resilient, inclusive economies. In our new blog series, Inclusive Business and Covid-19, we explore how. At Endeva, we are putting our capabilities to use to protect the poor. We […]

Go behind the scenes with Christina Tewes-Gradl: Interview with ChangeHackers

Listen now! Christina Tewes-Gradl, Endeva Managing Director, speaks with ChangeHackers about her journey as an entrepreneur While recently in Delhi, Endeva Managing Director, Christina Tewes-Gradl, was interviewed by ChangeHackers on her journey as an entrepreneur. Get a behind-the-scenes look into Endeva’s history and how we achieve our mission to make poverty a thing of the past. During the interview, Christina touches […]

Become a changemaker @ TUM’s Summer School on Sustainable Entrepreneurship

TUM Summer School 2018: Sustainable Entrepreneurship We are happy to share the first international Summer School on „Sustainable Entrepreneurship“ at the TUM School of Management in Munich from July 15-27, 2018! The program targets international Master students interested in sustainability and entrepreneurship. During the two week program at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), a collection of highly dedicated and experienced academics and entrepreneurs, […]

Join our AgTech Replication Workshop with eKutir!

Are you an entrepreneur or organization interested in replicating a successful AgTech business model in your location? We’d like to invite you to a one-day replication workshop, hosted by eKutir, the Inclusive Business Action Network and Endeva in Delhi, India on April 18 from 1 to 6 pm. The workshop will give you an opportunity to understand the eKutir model in […]

Apply Now! Make-IT Accelerator for Digital Startups in Kenya and Nigeria

Endeva, Gearbox and Co-Creation Hub Nigeria have just launched a Call for Startups for the German International Cooperation Agency’s (GIZ) Make-IT Accelerator in Kenya and Nigeria.  30 select startups (15 per country) will receive a free placement in the 9-month acceleration programme, based in Nairobi,  or Lagos. Throughout the nine months, our highly experienced team will provide access to the right knowledge, […]

Don’t Get Left Behind! Understanding how to use Bitcoin to access global markets

How Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies) could help small and medium entrepreneurs from developing markets to tap into the global economy Bitcoin and the blockchain principle that underlies cryptocurrency are inspiring the imagination of developers, investors and entrepreneurs across the world. Just imagine everything we could do with it, everything we could revolutionise! Every major industry […]