The Need for Both Makerspaces and Incubators in Africa

From Timbuktu Chronicles Sat Feb 23 2013, 06:00:00

Hash writes:

image courtesy of Cairohackerspace

Well managed makerspaces are a missing component in the African technology ecosystem and we need more of them.

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