Anzisha Fellows

Asia Saed


Somalia, 2019

Seeing how her classmates and other youth struggled to find jobs after completing university, Asia Saeed knew she needed to take action. She started two…

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Velache Coker

Canaan Farm

Sierra Leone, 2019

Born in Moyamba Town, Sierra Leone, Velache Coker was determined to become a professional footballer. But after some false starts, he found himself pursuing entrepreneurship….

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Emmanuel Agyei

Campus Trends Ghana

Ghana, 2019

Emmanuel Agyei was always interested in journalism. His father is a journalist. But his uncle managed to shift his focus to a world of technology…

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Caleb Annobil

High School Water Product

Ghana, 2019

Caleb Annobil became aware of the dangers of unclean water after the death of his friend due to cholera and his trials of accessing clean…

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Jariatou Jallow

Yonima Errands Runner

The Gambia, 2019

Jariatou Jallow is a second-year Computer Science student at the University of The Gambia and she also serves as the Education & Research Director of…

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Balbina Gulam

Huduma Smart

Tanzania, 2019

An advocate for equality, Balbina Gulam is passionate about fair pay, healthy working conditions and making sure women are treated with dignity. Balbina has grown…

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Raghda Medhat


Egypt, 2019

Raghda’s work with young people began when she was in university and she was heavily involved with activities and clubs that empowered students to gain…

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Cecil Chikezie

Eco Makaa

Kenya, 2019

In his third year of University, Cecil Chikezie found out that the Kenyan government issued a nationwide ban on charcoal. This heavily affected Cecil’s family…

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Yannick Kimanuka

KIM’s School Complex

Congo, 2019

Yannick Kimanuka grew up in North Kivu eastern Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where the city has been shaken by extreme violence…

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Saudah Birungi


Uganda, 2019

In 2012, Saudah lost her brother to diarrhoea due to the lack of access to clean water in school. She had just graduated from high…

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Catherine Nalukwago

Vertical and Micro Gardening

Uganda, 2019

Catherine Nalukwago fell into entrepreneurship through her interest in agriculture in Uganda. While at university, she and two other friends wanted to help impoverished urban…

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Olipah Chomba


Zambia, 2019

Olipah Chomba started her chicken farm as a survivalist entrepreneur. With aspirations to finish her medical degree, Olipah left her studies due to health issues…

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