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Rutakangwa is the Founder and CEO of Rwazi, a data services company providing organizations with on-ground data on products, services, and activities from developing countries. He has received several awards including the Southern Africa Startup Awards for Brave Founder of the Year and a nomination for the Global Startup Awards’ People’s Choice. Apart from his work at Rwazi, Rutakangwa advises several early-stage startups such as Eco-Blocks, a UNDP-endorsed startup based in Mauritius that produces artificial coral reefs, and Ecopads, a US-based startup providing eco-friendly sanitary pads. He believes that creating gig work is the most effective approach to reducing unemployment in developing countries.

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Joseph Rutakangwa