Sauti places as a finalist in Google Impact 2018 Kenya

March 2018 Update

March 2018 Update

Sauti selected as one of the 15 Most Promising Startups at Nairobi Innovation Week. Sauti will be presenting it’s pitch to investors and partners on Fri, Mar 9 for a chance to win KSHS 500,000. Follow us on Twitter for regular updates! […]

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Towards a Just(ice) Economy

Towards a Just(ice) Economy

East Africa has a huge informal private sector with the potential to stimulate economic and social development, which is staggered by an outdated, complex and corrupt legal and political framework. In this short documentary we zoom in on the justice needs of small (informal) business owners, because they are a driving force of economic growth, yet their needs are consistently overlooked and ignored. The growing spread of internet and mobile penetration may provide new avenues for these business owners to find information and solutions to their unanswered legal needs.

Young innovators, like Sauti Africa,  in the legal space are leveraging on […]

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June Update – Pilot Launch

June Update – Pilot Launch

You may remember that we were last preparing for the soft launch of our platform. The Sauti mobile platform is now live! Read the latest on our continued efforts to build a sustainable startup, one determined step at a time.

Soft Launch of Our Mobile Platform

As a culmination of Sauti Africa’s efforts to date, we held the ‘soft’ – or test – launch of our platform mid-June on the Kenya-Uganda border town of Busia! Building on the results of months of preparation, our energetic team spent the week in Busia training 40 Kenyan and Uganda women cross-border traders.

Although we began with just 40 traders, since then […]

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