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Jamil Wyne
Jamil Wyne currently lives in Amman, Jordan where he is the Head of Research at Wamda. Before joining Wamda he was the Special Projects Manager at INJAZ Al
Arab where he worked with partners PricewaterhouseCoopers, the World Bank and the
Arab League on a regional strategy for implementing entrepreneurship education across
the Arab World. Jamil was also a Fulbright Fellow in Jordan and has also worked with
Ashoka Arab World, the American Chamber of Commerce and the Brookings Institution.

Entries by Jamil Wyne

What Is Needed for Youth Entrepreneurship in MENA?

(0) Comments | Posted November 1, 2014 | 10:43 PM

Teaching young people in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) about entrepreneurship is crucial for creating new enterprises in the region. However, teaching youth the value of simply being an employee at a startup and the experience of working for a young enterprise is critical step in this process....

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MENA Healthcare Needs to Go Mobile

(0) Comments | Posted August 22, 2013 | 4:12 PM

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) should take advantage of its mobile penetration and entrepreneurial activity to improve its healthcare systems.

Globally, the healthcare and mobile sectors have become intertwined, due in large part to entrepreneurs. With mobile phones as their base, entrepreneurs are pioneering mobile health (m-health) tools...

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Entrepreneurs Take on MENA's Water and Energy Challenges

(2) Comments | Posted April 3, 2013 | 6:13 PM

With the Middle East and North Africa's water and energy needs at an all time high, local entrepreneurs must contribute to sustainable solutions.

The World Bank estimates that by 2020 the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) must create 100 million new jobs. Solutions are needed immediately.

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