Can Entrepreneurship change the fate of a country ravaged by mindless war and unending conflicts? Seems so. This Redherring article on the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Yemen and the unwavering optimism of entrepreneurs like Ibrahim Saleh who believes “…I think there’s a good future in Yemen” warmed my heart.
What is not perhaps the objective of the article but is clear to me, is that Entrepreneurship and Hope are intrinsically connected. This new era of low capital and manpower threshold for startups is enabling an explosion of tech driven entrepreneurship the world over. And of Hope.