Anzisha Entrepreneur Profiles

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Thato Kgatlhanye

Repurpose Schoolbags

South Africa, 2014

Meet Thato, founder of Repurpose Schoolbags. She designs school bags from up-cyled plastic bags, integrating solar technology that charges during the day and transforms into light for learners to study after dark.

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Sam Kodo

LC-COM (Low cost-Computer)/ Infinite Loop

Togo, 2014

Meet Sam, a young man from Togo with a knack for building IT gadgets. With personal computers still a luxury in Togo, he sought to build an alternative.

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Noah Walakira

Namirembe Sweater Makers

Uganda, 2014

Meet Noah, a young ugandan man, eager to tackle the growing unemployment rate in his community. He formed Namirembe Sweater Makers,to not only solve this issue in his environ but those around him.

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Best Aiyorworth

Girls Power Micro Lending Organization

Uganda, 2013

Best Aiyorworth started the Girls’ Power Micro Lending Organisation, a micro lending business that gives businesswomen capital, enabling them to grow their businesses, support their daughters and ensure they get an education.

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