The Many Faces of Entrepreneurship

The Many Faces of Entrepreneurship

Township entrepreneurship is growing in South Africa.  With unemployment levels climbing through the roof, township residents have to find other ways to make ends meet. Many turn to entrepreneurship in one form or another. Some might set up a shoe-shining stall at the...
The Story of Mukunã Dreadlocks

The Story of Mukunã Dreadlocks

What’s hair got to do with it? You can’t talk about the growth and development of the black population in Brazil, about social and economic solutions, about inclusive strategies and empowerment initiatives, without recognizing the important role hair plays in all of...
SANDRA REGINA SOUZA LEITE – THE MÃO DUPLA STORY

SANDRA REGINA SOUZA LEITE – THE MÃO DUPLA STORY

I stumbled on Mão Dupla restaurant during my first visit to Brazil in 2014. Tucked deep inside the maze of crisscrossing cobblestone streets in the Pelourinho, Salvador’s historic district, I found myself drawn there one day as I wandered around, wide-eyed, hungry,...