It all started in the spring of 2014 in Tehran. A bunch of kids who studied in one of the best high schools in Iran, just took Konkoor exam (a standardized test widely used for college admissions in Iran) and instead of playing around or just studying their courses, they wanted to start a project and do something real not just studying.
Almost every country has some kind of internet censorship and measures they would take, depending on their beliefs, cultures and laws. But we are not here to talk about the right or wrong and we are not here to explore the origins of this restrictions in our time but to rather explore the possibilities and opportunities that these restrictions provided for some startups in Iran...
Ponisha, along with the support of Iranian startups held a three-day freelancing course for people with disabilities in Tehran. During the event attendees got to learn about different aspects of freelancing taught by the experts of the community.
Ever thought about fixing that broken stair in your house, but you made excuses just because you didn’t have the right equipment? Or how about that old movie you always wanted to see but you couldn’t find it anywhere so you just gave up on watching it?