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VUBToday: WisePocket app, a spin-off of the VUB and the Universidad de Oriente, Cuba win Digital for Development (D4D) Prize

The Belgian Deputy Prime MInister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo, handed out the D4D-award this past weekend. It is a biannual initiative of the Royal Museum of Central Africa with the support of the Belgian Department for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Assistance (DGD). There were three winners in all: an online video platform Access Agriculture, an app for mobile money transfers, and the app WisePocket, a spin-off of a cooperation between Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Universidad de Oriente in Santiago de Cuba.   read more on VUB Today