Issue Area: Health & Wellness

Horace Odoi

Horace Claud Allan Odoi holds a BA degree in Economics and Linguistics from the University of Ghana, Legon. He is currently enrolled in a Post-Graduate Law Degree program in Legon. He has strong people and relationship skills and is driven and result-oriented. Horace is currently working with Hunvilla Agyemang and Ken Kafui on their social …

Horace Odoi Read More »

Asamoah Agyemang Hunvilla

Asamoah Agyemang Hunvilla is a young activist and the Ashanti Regional Speaker under the Youth Leadership Parliament. Born in Accra, he has, with selfless effort, dedication, and commitment to community development, championed many efforts to improve upon the lives of the vulnerable Diplomat Hunvilla as he’s affectionately called due to his high sense of patriotism, …

Asamoah Agyemang Hunvilla Read More »

Burden to Save

Agyemang Hunvilla and Horace Claud Allan are launching Burden to Save in Odoi, Ghana, to curb the incidence of cholera in the Upper West Region of the country by developing a latrine and ventilated pit system which will enable the community to access clean water through a manual mechanized borehole with chlorinated water.

COO Mua

COOMUA is a skill-building hub in the West Nile Region of Uganda aimed to provide mentorship and training opportunities to boys in underserved communities to help them get better jobs and avoid unemployment.

Joy Kafua

Joy Kafua grew up in Paidha in the West Nile region, Uganda where life was never a bed of roses, and had to learn how to earn a living at the tender age of 10 out of sand mining. This opened her eyes to what life was and ignited a fire within her to be …

Joy Kafua Read More »

Sybelle Miguel

Currently, at the end of her degree in Computer Security, Sybelle is passionate about web development and is therefore interested in the security of web applications. Having always wanted to become a doctor, her involvement in E-Health was really triggered by the death of her sister in deplorable conditions at the hospital. She is therefore …

Sybelle Miguel Read More »

Lucien Medjiko

Lucien Medjiko is a Mastercard Foundation Alumni. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Abomey-Calavi. Lucien is currently undergoing a one-year gap to gain professional experience in the IT industry before enrolling in a master’s degree with a concentration in cybersecurity. His academic excellence and leadership qualities are proven by …

Lucien Medjiko Read More »

Wonder

Wonder is creating an application that will make finding life-saving medication and medical treatments easier and more convenient for Beninese people. WondApp will track the inventories of local pharmacies and blood banks to inform its users about the pricing, availability, and insurances accepted by each healthcare provider in its network, giving beneficiaries a transparent option …

Wonder Read More »

Cactus Mama

Cactus Mama is a community-based organization that aims to bridge the gap of mental health care in Kenya through person-centered mental health care. We aim to better youth and maternal mental health services in Kenya through availing affordable, accessible, and acceptable person-centered care. We collaborate and partner with organizations and individuals in seeking evidence-based mental …

Cactus Mama Read More »

Faith Kipkemboi

Faith founded the Cactus Mama Telemental project (CMTP) that utilizes research and lived experience of Kenyan women to address maternal mental health. She is passionate about advocacy, global health, maternal and child health, primary health care, social justice, entrepreneurship, exercise, and yoga. Maternal and child health is both sensitive and close to Faith. After losing …

Faith Kipkemboi Read More »