In Muftah’s continuing podcast series on Innovation & Entrepreneurship, we speak with Usama Mohammed, CEO of Yadaweya, a startup housed at the Egyptian tech incubator, Flat6Labs. Yadaweya is the first online, fair-trade retail platform specializing in Egyptian handicrafts. The company combines its retail work with initiatives to educate and raise awareness about the Egyptian handicraft sector. In this podcast, Usama shares his entrepreneurial journey, his thoughts on the Arab Spring’s impact on entrepreneurship in Egypt, and his company’s plans for future development.

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