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ViFarms For the average Ghanaian youth, considering a career in agriculture conjures the image of an old man burdened by torturous hours of weeding with a hoe and cutlass in hand, clad in torn shorts, dirty, and drenched in sweat; a far from flattering...

Tech Era Derick Omari graduated from Ashesi University in 2018 with a  Business Administration degree and an organization that helps people with physical and developmental disabilities have more fulfilling lives. In the same year, he was named the recipient of the Queen’s Young Leaders...

Sabon Sake It is often said that when the last tree dies, the last man dies. Every initiative taken in the quest to sustain agriculture represents a step closer to saving the dwindling plant population and rescuing human lives from extinction. For Audrey S....

Memorable experiences often have the power to influence life choices. The story of Comfort Appiah, founder of Ecofashion, is a case in point. Comfort graduated from Ashesi University in 2019 but established  Ecofashion, a venture that produces crafts, art work and artistic fashion...

Beautiful Stories Studios David Boanuh, Ashesi 2019 alumnus and Ashesi Venture Incubator (AVI) fellow, is the co-founder and Film Director of Beautiful Stories Studios. His journey into filmmaking was birthed from an interest in travel and lifestyle filmmaking, which slowly grew into a love for documentaries...

Tailored Hands For centuries, western clothing has dominated the world of fashion. From the renowned runways in Paris, Milan and New York, to the second-hand clothing kiosk in Makola Market,Ghana, one can find all sorts of clothing from different cultures, but hardly any...

Obsessive Innovations. Obsessive Innovations is a venture that can best be described as “a great relief for small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs). The story of its inception begins in 2019, when Kelvin Degbotse, a recent graduate of Ashesi University, decided to pursue his...