In Kenya young people can train to become entrepreneurs – when they succeed with their own micro-businesses, it motivates whole villages. Wamuyu Mahinda’s organization The Youth Banner offers these entrepreneurship trainings in rural regions.
150 million people in the world suffer from defective eyesight. But many of them cannot afford corrective eyesight devices. The result: The people cannot pursue their work and have trouble providing for themselves and their families. Martin Aufmuth found a way to change this situation.
A functioning waste management and the battle against unemployment are among the biggest challenges for slum dwellers in Nairobi. With its innovative waste management, TakaTaka Solutions is creating new jobs – also for Damaris Mwende and Elisabeth Aluoch.