May 21, 2013“I didn’t Go to College to Be a Farmer”: From the Field in Uganda Since the start of the year, Samasource has worked to transform the lives of women and youth with online work in Uganda. The need for formal employment is particularly extreme in the northern part of the country, where many inhabitants still live without access to electricity, running water, or health facilities. Read this update on the work centers we're helping to establish in some of northern Uganda's most rural areas, where even college graduates are living beneath the poverty line.
May 10, 2013The Rockefeller Foundation Invests Nearly $100 Million in Impact Sourcing This week, Rockefeller announced their plan to employ 1 million disadvantaged Africans through the Digital Jobs Africa initiative. We're very proud to have played a role in this nearly $100 million investment in impact sourcing, a job creation model we pioneered. Learn more about our ongoing relationship with the Rockefeller Foundation.