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By Lisa Vives, World Info Community
NEW YORK | CAPE TOWN (IDN) — Three feminine students on the College of Cape City gained intervarsity recognition as prime scholar entrepreneurs after a two-day nationwide last in Johannesburg in November.
Among the many winners was Zimbabwe-born Chido Dzinotyiwei, founding father of Vambo Academy, an academic know-how platform that makes use of digital assets to supply language studying, translation and information companies.
“We need to democratize entry to indigenous language studying and champion the preservation of indigenous languages and cultures for future generations,” she instructed an interviewer. “We need to create an area the place the variety and richness of indigenous cultures is acknowledged and celebrated. We consider that language is vital to reaching inclusion in our societies.”
“The one ability set Africans have mastered is their mom tongue. With this enterprise we hope to create alternatives for gifted people like writers, poets, academics and translators, and to be that stepping stone as they enterprise out into the world. We hope to exhibit that African options backed by know-how could make a distinction in societies.”
“None of ought to ever cease studying approximately our tradition and heritage as a result of figuring out the place we come from is essential,” she mentioned. “This why we selected to name ourselves Vambo, which suggests “origin” in ChiShona.”
Vambo Academy aspires to make the educational of African languages and cultures accessible on-line.
Tshegofatso Masenya, a fifth-year medical scholar, walked absent with the nationwide Pupil Entrepreneur of the 12 months Award; and her crowdfunding platform, GoShare, additionally topped the social affect class.
Tshegofatso mentioned her challenge responded to the rising variety of students needing donors to fund what’s left of their faculty or college charges. “With GoShare, our principal intention is to democratize entry to tertiary schooling, harness the ability of group, and domesticate a tradition of investing in each other,” she mentioned.
Lastly, Vuthlarhi Shirindza gained 5000 rand for her enterprise, Chewi—a pet telehealth that gives on-demand pet telemedicine and companies. The fourth-year medical scholar at UCT described Chewi as an e-commerce platform that gives services and products by small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
“We additionally provide cell clinic vet companies and pet coaching workshops in townships and rural areas to teach pet homeowners in these areas on how one can take care of pets correctly.” [IDN-InDepthNews – 29 November 2021]
Photograph credit score: Vambo Academy
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