FundoLinker is a student support platform through which primary and secondary schools, tertiary institutions, companies, skilled people and crowd donors are able to work together to provide career guidance, financial help, information, apprenticeships, industrial attachment and graduate trainee jobs to students.
FundoLinker blends humanity with technology to support students while respecting the dignity, discipline, punctuality and culture of an education community. FundoLinker is inspired by nhimbe and its incredible power is derived from the collaboration, coordination and communication of skills stakeholders. Nhimbe is a word from the Shona people of Zimbabwe referring to the residents in a community working together to help each other in daily life, for example, during harvest time. FundoLinker was founded in January 2016 and is a registered Zimbabwean company.
FundoLinker is increasingly gaining recognition and popularity in the world. The World News and Moguldom, USA included FundoLinker among 10 best African recruitment/skills tech startups. FundoLinker was among 15 best SADC tech startups for the Startup Europe Comes to Africa, Capetown Injini EdTech accelerator. SeedStars World rated FundoLinker as one of the 10 most promising tech startups in Zimbabwe. FundoLinker has been featured in popular blogs such as SME South Africa, SME Indonesia and Disrupt Africa.
FundoLinker is currently engaging the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education and the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education and partnering with primary and secondary schools, universities, companies, colleges, industry veterans and crowd donors in Zimbabwe. FundoLinker will be spreading its wings to Africa and India in 2019.
Tuverl is a new way to travel by road in African countries. Tuverl makes travel to more destinations of your choice cheaper, faster and more convenient. This is your one stop shop for all your Public Transport needs. Commuting long distances by bus or short distances by Minibuses and Taxis has never been this easy.
FundoLinker is a student support platform through which schools, companies, skilled people and crowd donors are able to work together to provide career guidance, financial help, information and jobs. We are bringing in a platform, systems and philosophy that encourage key skills stakeholders: schools, companies, industry veterans and donors to collectively participate in tackling skills building challenges such as wrong career choice, wrong subjects or course choice, wrong school or university choice, wrong mentor or trainer choice, failure to pay school or learning fees, and failure to satisfy basic needs while schooling.
Vital majors in plastic waste collection and recycling.
Plastic recycling is a very prominent business; however lack of resources, infrastructure and training has resulted in more than 80% of waste plastic accumulating in the environment annually. After identifying a gap Vital decided to help solve this huge anathema. However this has been a very interesting journey for the company. Since operations started in January 2018, the company has won a US$5 000 grant, collected an estimated 5 tonnes of plastic waste, been in partnership with over 10 organisations which include corp-orates, retail shops and participated in Demo Africa Innovation tour Harare. As part of its expansion plan Vital is developing a waste management application that forms an integrated system for waste collections, marketing and will also be social platform to engage the public in a block chain revenue model. The business model is expected to greatly improve management of waste plastic and increase recycling efficiency within Zimbabwe and Africa in the next 24 months.
Realtime Traffic Management and analytics platform
Traffolytix is a real time traffic management and analytics platform that makes everyday commuting & traveling a breeze. Traffolytix is a next generation traffic management and analytics platform which aims at eliminating congestion in our cities through the use of the latest technologies.
BitMari is a payment platform that significantly lowers the cost and increases the speed of remittance payments throughout the African Diaspora using Bitcoin. BitMari uses Blockchain technology and Bitcoin to offer quick and low-cost payment transfers as an alternative to traditional remittance platforms and their exorbitant fees. The average cost of remittances in Africa is the highest in the world, with fees as high as 20% per transfer.