Work .

Entrepreneurship .

By Isabel dos Santos .

First the seed, then the future

First the seed, then the life, the future. These are the seeds we plant in the communities: we create jobs, provide training, opportunities and long-term prospects. This is the true involvement with our society. Who would have thought a little seed could give so much?

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People .

Changing Africa .

By Isabel dos Santos .

"Grow in every province"

Virgílio’s story began in the informal market and today he is a telecommunications agent for Unitel with 23 stores and 75 kiosks. A life that has changed with his commitment and that helps change many other lives, creating more than a hundred jobs.

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People .

Changing Africa .

By Isabel dos Santos .

"I have to follow my dreams"

Humberto started as a call center assistant. Today he is the director of customer service and believes that the each one’s actions have an impact on his life but also on the life of his community.

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People .

Changing Africa .

By Isabel dos Santos .

“I aim to get to the Board

Benjamim has turned difficulties into opportunities, and today he leads a team of 40 people but his ambition will take him even further.

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Talks .

Yale .

By Isabel dos Santos .

To grow we need a new economic model

Africa has the highest concentration of young people anywhere on the planet. It is essential to anticipate the expected population growth, but we can face it with hope and take a positive attitude for a positive tomorrow.

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People .

Changing Africa .

By Isabel dos Santos .

"Women always get it right"

Believing in women is a universal struggle that begins within each one of us. We all have the power to change our lives and the lives of the women around us. Lorena is an example of this force and her story is an inspiration to all.

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People .

Changing Africa .

By Isabel dos Santos .

"I had people who guided me well"

Valdemar’s life has changed. Because someone believed in him and he never gave up doing better and better. He already achieved international recognition, and dreams to lead the cocktail business in Angola.

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Talks .

BUSINESS FOR AFRICA AND THE WORLD .

By Isabel dos Santos .

Our role within Africa

We have to look what are the different strengths that African countries have and how can we position our countries in a way that we can be collaborative. So it’s about recognising which is going to be our role within Africa and which will be our role within the world. Then us businessmen translating into real opportunities of business.

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Talks .

London School of Economics .

By Isabel dos Santos .

What’s the next big thing?

The vision for Luanda’s future should start now as a city whose population will double in ten years’ time and reach 13 million inhabitants. In this matter it is key to listen local communities.

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Newsroom .

Interviews .

CNBC Interview .

By Isabel dos Santos .

We are beginning to have our own business role models and I think those will create the influence

This is the question: how does this all this happening here makes a difference in our everyday lives? I think there were a lot of great contributions that came through. A very strong one was the issue of policy: can we have policy alignment?

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Interviews .

By Isabel dos Santos .

My passion, my mission is to be an entrepreneur

There is a clear message that I want to leave which is: one thing is your family life, the people who raised you, that give you values, that educate you, that make sure that you go to school.

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