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Researching or reporting – revelations from the field: Leslie Dodson at TEDxBOULDER on not misrepresenting Africa
Researching or reporting – revelations from the field: Leslie Dodson at TEDxBOULDER on not misrepresenting Africa
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As a  journalist with over 25 years of experience, Leslie Dodson has grown weary of individuals especially fellow journalists who misrepresent Africa. Dodson has reported throughout the world for CNN, Reuters covering politics, economics, and international finance organizations. Over the...
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Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West's "A Different View"
Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West’s “A Different View”
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Gena West is a renowned soul and gospel singer with worldwide recognition. Her first album, "Voices" has received critical acclaim and some of her singles like "Joy" have topped music charts. When she is not singing or acting, she is...
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FRED SWANIKER – TED Talk “The Leaders who ruined Africa and the generation who can fix it.” Before he hit eighteen, Fred Swaniker had lived in Ghana, Gambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. What he learned from a childhood across Africa was that while good leaders can't make much of a difference in societies with strong institutions, in countries with weak structures, leaders could make or break a country.
FRED SWANIKER – TED Talk “The Leaders who ruined Africa and the generation who can fix it.”
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Before he hit eighteen, Fred Swaniker had lived in Ghana, Gambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. What he learned from a childhood across Africa was that while good leaders can't make much of a difference in societies with strong institutions, in countries...
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Watch In Vogue: The Editor's Eye Trailer | Vogue Video | CNE | Vogue.com
IN VOGUE: THE EDITOR’S EYE
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Now, more apt than ever, during our photography series, we thought it best to share it now. Why we think this documentary is a good one to watch, especially for those in the industry, is simply because it highlights the role and work of...
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The Day I Stood Alone - Boniface Mwangi TED Talk (c)TEDGlobal
The Day I Stood Alone – Boniface Mwangi TED Talk
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"People back home call me a heckler, a troublemaker, an irritant, a rebel, an activist, the voice of the people. But that wasn't always me." Boniface Mwangi Boniface Mwangi wanted to protest against corruption in Kenya and photography was his weapon of choice. So he...
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Ajuma Nasenyana as Ajuma in ‘To Catch A Dream’
TO CATCH A DREAM SHORT FASHION FILM
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This year, Chico Leco premiered in February 2015, their latest fashion short film called “To Catch a Dream,” starring Ajuma Nasenyana and 8 Kenyan designers. Ajuma is a grieving widow who is desperate to stop her recurring nightmares. In an effort to end...
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Creative Ideas to Use Print Fabric Beyond the Typical A-Line Skirt – Part I: Ornaments Creation
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You know how we have seen Kitenge and other African print fabrics being done to the point we have become numb? Well, here is something that we found quite inspiring and a refreshing take to using the fabric. In this...
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The Next Black Documentary - Future of Fashion
The Next Black Documentary – Future of Fashion
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'The Next Black' is a documentary film that explores the future of clothing. Watch as we meet with some of the most innovative companies on the planet to get their opinion on clothing and its future, including: heroes of sustainability,...
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Love for our Nairobi!
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Sometimes we just want to enjoy Nairobi as is and really show how wonderful a city this is. When you live here and join in the hustle and bustle of things, it is very easy to have so many things...
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Louis Vuittion Spirit of Travel Ad Campaign
Experience travel with Louis Vuitton – Fashion Films worth watching one more time
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Louis Vuitton Presents The Spirit of Travel Campaign Film “Return to a time when travel itself was a destination. Getting there was not as important as the experience of going. There is not such thing as a destination because the...
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Moo Cow Fashion Label & Supporting Local Designers in Kenya
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Wambui Njogu is one of the founders and creative forces behind Kenyan fashion brand, Moo Cow. Her store not only carries her own line but other Kenyan based designers as well. She is providing a refreshing alternative to the imported...
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Luxury Leather Africa = Lulea | Fashion Enterprise for Social Impact
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Founded by award-winning, internationally acclaimed premium leather and accessories designer, Edmond Chesneau, Lulea is an enterprise for social impact which specializes in training Kenyans as master leather craftsmen, to create luxury leather goods of outstanding quality for the global market....
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High Fashion Model Speaking out Against Skin Bleaching | Inspired Citizen and Ajuma Nasenyana
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Ajuma Nasenyana is one of the world's top fashion models. Hailing from Northern Kenya, she began her career as a national champion in running before being discovered by a local modeling agent. She has been invited to walk the world's...
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Introducing Enzi Footwear- A teaser on this luxury sneaker footwear brand
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The Enzi Footwear is the creation of four friends brought together for the love of sneakers with a passion to change the perception of Africa. Azi is the Operations Manager stationed in Addis Ababa, Christian is the “globe trotting salesman,...
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