ARO-Fablab

From Timbuktu Chronicles Wed Jan 9 2013, 06:00:00

In Kenya:

ARO Fablab Kenya West is part of a global network. The Fablab network connects 25 labs, located in 12 different countries worldwide. This global network offers a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and technological assistance across borders, facilitating capacity building in local communities, such as Majiwa. Training and education

ARO Fablab Kenya serves as a resource centre in Majiwa. Activities run by the centre include arranging seminars in computer technology, assisting local entrepreneurs in business establishment and fuelling creative thinking among children and others. The whole idea behind Fablab is to serve as a meeting point for entrepreneural thinking, turning creative ideas into physical items. Fablab is a tool for both brain-storming and problem-solving.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Ghana:   Opposition Leader 'Confident' He Won Presidential Election (news)
Deutsche Welle
8 December 2016

Ghanaian opposition candidate Nana Akufo-Addo has said he was "quietly confident" he won his country's election. The electoral commission has yet to release most results from Wednesday's vote. The ... [read more]

Africa:   Giraffe At Risk of Extinction - Biologists (news)
Tanzania Daily News
8 December 2016

The giraffe, the national symbol and the tallest land animal, is now at risk of extinction, according to biologists. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) says giraffe ... [read more]

Kenya:   The Middle and Working Class Stare At Poverty As Strike Bites (opinion)
The Nation
9 December 2016

This is a bad time for a Kenyan to fall sick. It is worse for the poor and especially those in rural areas who have to travel long distances to seek treatment in public hospitals. For them, it means ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!