Bamidélé Juste Akpaki

Akpaki Bamidélé Juste is originally from Dassa–Zoumè, Benin.He is currently a student waiting for the defense of his bachelor’s degree in Renewable Energies and Energy Systems at the University of Abomey-Calavi in Benin. Born on October 15, 1997 in Sinendé, his secondary studies began in 2011 in a general education college and continued in a […]

Marius Esdras Tokpassi

Mr. TOKPASSI Marius Esdras is a Green Ambassador for Climate in Africa promoted by Climate Change Africa Opportunities (CCAO) in 2020. He is a senior technician in Renewable Energy and Energy Systems from the University of Abomey Calavi, Benin. He is co-founder of the startup Green Environment Action (GEA) which aim stop reserve the environment, […]

Yaba Iléloui Mélanie Tchaffa

Originally from Benin, Yaba Iléloui Mélanie TCHAFFA is a 3rd year student in Civil Engineering at the University of Abomey-Calavi. She is co-founder of the Startup Green Environment Action which converts agricultural waste into ecological charcoal. Socially engaged in Civil Society Organizations in her community, with whom, together, we work for gender equality, community well-being […]

Green Environment Action

Green Environment Action will set up Energy Recovery Units (UVE) for agricultural waste such as cotton stalks and dead leaves. This will reduce deforestation and provide the Beninese population with clean cooking energy through an alternative ecological charcoal.

Francis Ocaaki

Ocaaki Francis is a 3rd year Student Pursuing Bachelor of Commerce and Majors in Accounting at Makerere University in Uganda. In the fight against Ebola, he volunteered with Uganda Red Cross Society Kabarole in Ebola Virus Risk Communication in 2018, COVID 19 Risk Communication in Kabarole and Blood Donor Recruitment. Also with Rwenzori Forum for […]

Nahwera Eufemia

My name is Nahwera Eufemia,a student at makerere university pursuing a bachelor degree in industrial livestock and business at college of Veterinary Medicine Animal Resources and Biosecurity. I am a young African Lady who aspires to change my community, my district Bushenyi, my country Uganda and Africa at large positively through community based outreach, empowering, […]

Pearl API

Pearl API trains families in commercial beekeeping, providing supplies to start honey production and access to market, thereby increasing their income and reducing school dropout rates.

Simon Peter Walugyo

Simon Peter is currently a student of petroleum engineering and geosciences at Makerere University, Uganda. He is the founder and head of technical operations at Plastoils Uganda, a social venture startup aiming at combating plastic pollution in the country. He has been notably recognized by the directorate of community-based services in his community for his […]

Lucy Nguna

Lucy is currently a graduate holding a bachelor’s degree in development economics majoring in economics and she is an alumna of Makerere University, Uganda. She is the head of finance and planning at Plastoils Uganda. Her expertise lies in financial modeling, business proposal designing and financial management. She has been notably engaged in several capacity […]

Gloria Ayesiga

Gloria is a Makerere University Uganda graduate in Library and Information Sciences. On the Plastoils team, she is in charge of monitoring, evaluating, public relations and information management. Because it introduced her to the world of service delivery for the benefit of communities, her education experience has served as the cornerstone of all her ambitions. […]