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awamo receives “Land of Ideas” award

Yesterday we received our “Germany – Land of Ideas” award from Uli Quaas (Land of Ideas) and Robert Kelm (Deutsche Bank AG). We already had been awarded back in June, but yesterday the official part happened. The award “ceremony” was embedded into our first advisory board and partner meeting, where some of our supporters and investors spoke about their motivation and experience of engaging with awamo. Therefore, our thanks go to our advisory board members, partners and investors – your ongoing support made this possible! Special thanks go to Dietrich Voigtländer (Berlin Digital Group), Peter Villa (SCHUFA) and Sébastien Martin (PROXIDEA).

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awamo wins European Youth Award 2015

awamo has been elected as a winner of the European Youth Award 2015!

The European Youth Award (EYA) is a pan-European contest to motivate young people, social entrepreneurs and start-ups to produce digital projects with impact on society. It demonstrates their potential to create innovative solutions with Internet and Mobile technology addressing the goals defined by the Council of Europe and Europe 2020. The EYA is under patronage of the Council of Europe, UNESCO and UNIDO, the UN’s Industrial Development Organization.

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awamo is named Landmark in the Land of Ideas

awamo and its microfinance management solution are named “Landmark in the Land of ideas” 2015. The competition’s motto for this year is “Urban Space. Rural Space. Cyberspace!”. With this prize, the initiative Germany – Land of Ideas and Deutsche Bank award ideas and projects which successfully contribute to driving digital change. With its microfinance management solution awamo delivers a significant contribution for a connected world by improving access to microcredit and lowering interest rates for it in emerging markets.

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