Today, nine women entrepreneurs from Langa Township in Cape Town graduated from a program that will help them boost their community by providing sustainable accommodation options to global travelers.
The graduates are the first class of hosts from iKhaya le Langa, a non-profit aimed at revitalizing the area through social enterprise and tourism. The organization has partnered with Airbnb to serve as a platform for these women to manage their businesses.
The nine women are all based in the Langa Quarter, an area of 13 streets with about 500 homes. .. read more