Boubacar Diallo

25 – Conakry

What Are You Most Passionate About?

Social entrepreneurship in my community.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

My father is my hero because he helped show me the path I should take in life.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

The song “We are the World”.

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

I run a small business of tontine, which is a sort of micro finance bank. We help women of our community to save their money by taking in and keeping track of their funds. As we keep track of their money, we also give them advice on business and budgeting strategies.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

A laptop will help me in the accounting and record keeping portion of my job. It would allow me to save a lot of time while reducing the amount of calculation errors. As you can see, I’m currently doing everything by hand and it can be a bit overwhelming sometimes.

What do you love about this project?

The fact that I can help others just by doing my work.

What Languages do you speak?

French, English, Poular and Sousou.

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?