Category: Fund’s

CcHub funds tech to curb COVID-19 on concerns of an Africa outbreak
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CcHub funds tech to curb COVID-19 on concerns of an Africa outbreak

Africa’s largest innovation incubator, CcHub, will offer funding and engineering support to tech projects aimed at curbing COVID-19 and its social and economic impact. The Lagos and Nairobi based organization posted an open application on its website this week, CcHub CEO Bosun Tijani told TechCrunch on a call. CcHub will provide $5000 to $100,000 funding…

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Index Fund’s portfolio is driving long-overdue innovation in femcare
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Index Fund’s portfolio is driving long-overdue innovation in femcare

‘It’s a category that’s been underserved for a long time,’ says principal Hannah Seal U.K. startup Daye is rethinking female intimate care from a woman’s perspective, starting with a tampon infused with cannabidiol that tackles period pain. It’s also quietly demolishing the retrograde approach to product design that women are still subjected to in the…

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