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Startupboat – Setting sail for refugees in Samos

Berlin entrepreneur Paula Schwarz could not bear to sit back and relax when she saw thousands of refugees landing on the Greek island of Samos, where her family owns a house. She formed private initiative Startupboat to gather support from the tech community, with the idea that research in Samos could help improve the status quo for migrants. Startupboat member and venture capitalist David Rosscamp states, “We saw what was happening on the European borders and got together a set of people equally concerned.”

About Startupboat Berlin startup initiative Startupboat connects changemakers who voluteer in light of the European refugee crisis Read more