Pride Nyando

Pride Onyango Nyando is a senior pharmacy student at United States International Africa. He attended Nyatao Primary School and later Ayiecho Nyatao Secondary school located in Kisumu, Kenya where he excelled with flying colors. He later won a competitive Mastercard Foundation Scholars program for his tertiary education at USIU-Africa. Pride is passionate about giving back […]

Titus Ayieko

Ayieko is a meticulous finance and accounting professional from Kenya with expertise in investment decisions and a strong background in corporate finance. He has honed his skills at Kenya Pipeline Company Limited, excelling in System Application Product, Tank Management, and Product Reconciliation. Ayieko is committed to organizational growth through leadership, exceptional interpersonal skills, and a […]

Silas Ooko Otieno

Silas Ooko Otieno (Kenyan) is a Mastercard Foundation Scholar, and a fourth-year student at the United States International University- Africa, where he’s currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Film Production and Directing. Currently, he serves as a Peer Coach with the African Careers Network (ACN) and as a Millennium Campus Director at USIU-Africa with […]

Eco-clean Fuel

Eco-clean Fuel is a student-led social venture providing clean, eco-friendly, and affordable fuel in Kisumu and Siaya counties in Kenya through biomass briquettes.

Franck Montcho

Franck Montcho (Benin) is a Mastercard Foundation scholar at the University of Abomey-Calavi, where he is studying for a degree in renewable energies and energy systems at the Faculty of Science and Technology. An entrepreneur at heart, he initiates projects aimed at creating a social impact around him like Green World Biogas. Green World Biogas […]

Afiavi Félicité Hadegnon

Afiavi Félicité Hadegnon is of Beninese nationality and originally from Bopa. She is currently studying Renewable Energy and Energy Systems. For her strong passion to contribute to sustainable development, it is concerned with the promotion of clean energy sources. She occupies currently the position of technical director within Green World Biogas.

Green World Biogas

Green World Biogas provides the Lokossa, Benin population with domestic biodigesters for the reuse of organic waste, which will contribute to access to clean energy for cooking and responsible management of organic waste. These biodigesters will convert waste into biogas for cooking, replacing polluting fossil fuels, and into organic fertilizer to support sustainable agriculture.

Reggie Okoko

Reggie is a fourth-year Computer Science student at the Glasgow Caledonian University (African Leadership College). He is passionate about utilizing AI to develop innovative and sustainable solutions in the CleanTech and Energy sectors. Reggie is the founder and project lead of Glow and Grow. He is a Co-Designer at the Diana Award and a Resolution […]

Cynthia Gichuki

Cynthia Njoki Gichuki, a driven and determined entrepreneur from Kenya, is currently pursuing a degree in Business Management at the Africa Leadership College. She’s the visionary founder of “Glow and Grow,” a venture that reflects her dual passions for Renewable Energy and Finance. Cynthia’s quirky and creative personality adds a unique touch to her work, […]

Glow and Grow

Glow and Grow illuminates pupils’ lives by providing low-cost solar lanterns to eliminate using tin lamps in households. Glow Retrofit is a revolutionary lighting feature created by retrofitting and upcycling the traditional hurricane lamp. Our solar lanterns are rechargeable, portable, emit zero carbon or pollutants, and are health-friendly. Glow Retrofit is easy to use and […]