As climate change becomes a pressing reality
for our generation, social entrepreneurship and innovate business techniques are following suit. Below is a list of people and companies across Africa that are using inventive ideas to work toward a more sustainable world
Tom Osborn is the Founder and CEO of GreenChar.
GreenChar, based in Kenya, produces alternative charcoal waste from agricultural waste to improve household and industrial cooking
Thato Kgatlhanye is the founder and CEO of Repurpose Schoolbags.
It's a South African company that designs the most innovate schoolbags for children. The bags are made out of 100 percent recycled material, include a solar panel that when charged transforms into a solar lantern, and have a trendy design