Jamilah Nafula Meso, Feed The Soil to Improve Production Project

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Nitrogen is a vital constituent of protein and protoplasm in plants and thus its reserves in the soil must be regularly replenished in order to maintain crop production. Jamilah Nafula Meso is based out of Mungore, Kenya and is helping farmers practice sustainable soil fertility management by adopting eco-friendly, farm

Simon Ndirangu Mwangi, UReady Employability Program

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In next decade over 1 billion young people will enter the job market. Among them are East African graduates, with over 50% classified as being "half-baked", who the Inter-University Council of East Africa identifies as being not ready for the employment market. Simon Ndirangu Mwangi has established the UReady Employability

Sarah Diane Draugelis and Kevin Zurek, Team fEMR


Based out of Detroit, MI, Team fEMR is addressing the lack of data collection, communication, and research in short-term medical missions. Their free and open-source electronic medical records system is designed specifically for short-term medical teams volunteering in areas with limited access to the Internet or electricity. It has been

Tawanda Mutukwa, Hurukuro-Agriclouds Project

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This year alone in Zimbabwe, the UN declared 50% of the rural population or approximately 4.5 million Zimbabweans food insecure. The chief problem is the lack of technical skills, climate change and low productivity among smallholder farmers who number more than 2 million. The Hurukuro-Agricloud project is meant to address