New African Magazine has just named soleRebels founder, Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu, #7 on the "Trailblazers under 50" list, right behind US President Barack Obama who was in spot #6! From the article: Alemu created soleRebels in 2004, to bring hope and jobs to her local community. Combining the skills of local artisans with an eco-sensitive approach, the company is an example of what a sustainable, global fair trade business can achieve and do for Africa - help end aid dependency. See the full article below (click to enlarge).
by Ian Andrew •