Africa to Benefit When Continent's Young Innovators Take the Lead

Africa's recurrent challenges can benefit from the many inventions coming off the continent but we must invest in creating an environment that makes it easy to discoverer these inventors, writes Esther Ngumbi for The Aspen Institute.

  • Africa:   Paving Way for Many More African Inventors

    The Aspen Institute, 8 January 2019

    Sixteen young African inventors were recently shortlisted as finalists of the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineering.  While the… Read more »

The creators behind one of the more unexpected products at the Maker Faire Africa in Lagos - a urine-powered generator (file photo).

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