Stories of makers in the Baghdad - New Project
GEMSI has been hard at work sharing do it yourself, maker, hacker and entrepreneurial culture in the Middle East! We have some new projects coming up and we'd love to... Read more
Need a tee shirt? Also check out GEMSI's progress!
I'm excited to be rolling out some updates on GEMSI's work with you, expect another post soon!
If you have notreceived your shirt please accept my sincere... Read more
What we did on the trip - a video update
Hey peeps! It's been a while. This is Adam Funk posting this time.... I'm the mysterious man who filmed the trip. We've done some awesome stuff, so much more than... Read more
Hackerspace meetup in Alexandria was incredible!
After the great meetup in Cairo, I didn't expect it could get any better. But in Alexandria 30 people showed up and proved me wrong. They were passionate and excited... Read more
Amazing entrepreneur in Cairo
This is Um Wa'ils hand crafted scarf and small bag. And she has an amazing story.
A widow with 5 kids and a heart condition. But it hasn't stopped her... Read more
Made it to Cairo!
Thank you to each and every one of our backers. We have been talking about the kind hearted people instilling the values of support and love through their donations. It's... Read more
Thanks! We love you. You're making this happen.
Thank you everyone for pitching in and getting us to 111%of our funding goal! I've attached an image that you're welcome to share on twitter / facebook. Help us... Read more
Join the conversation with Mitch and Bilal
In 8 hours at 11am EST you can watch Mitch and Bilal talk about the global hackerspace movement and hear us talk about our plans for the GEMS Initative here:... Read more
Manal and her art. Thank you $295 donors!
Just wanted to share Manal Moussa Jameel's wonderful art with those of you who are backing at the $295 level.
Here's her about me so you get a glimpse as to how... Read more