RLabs Stories of Hope Resounding Success

RLabs hosted a “world first” SoH festival on the 11 and 12 December 2015 at the Nantes Park, Athlone, the same community where RLabs was founded and expanded its work in 22 countries, across 5 continents. This momentous occasion brought together 5000 community members from all walks of life, and they were inspired and united […]

BBC Minute CatchUP making waves

Last week the BBC Minute CatchUP officially launched on the BBC Taster website.  Below is the official press release by the BBC team and we definitely excited to be part of this collaboration showcasing technology innovation from the continent. BBC World Service launches its first African-designed digital pilot In a unique collaboration – the first […]

RLabs Innovation Showcase

Last week RLabs proudly launched 10 new social innovations through our Innovation Showcase. The article below featured in Disrupt Africa Cape Town-based social impact incubator RLabs has showcased ten new startups that have graduated from its Innovation, Incubation and Accelerator (InnovIA) Programme, bringing the total number of innovations it has produced in four years to […]

RLabs acknowledged by Ashoka

RLabs founder, Marlon Parker, was officially inducted as an Ashoka Fellow last night. This acknowledgement by Ashoka is a true validation of the work by RLabs in changing communities in tension. Ashoka is the largest network of social entrepreneurs worldwide, with nearly 3,000 Ashoka Fellows in 70 countries putting their system changing ideas into practice […]