People have been trying to turn seawater into drinking water for thousands of years, but the process is not usually energy-efficient or affordable.
At a newly constructed facility in Kenya, however, a nonprofit called GivePower is tackling that challenge using solar power.
The desalination system, which started operating in the coastal area of Kiunga in July 2018, can create 19,800 gallons (75,000 liters) of fresh drinking water each day enough for 25,000 people.
It’s been more than two years months since I started this business. I had gone several months without pay at my former workplace and I literally had to do something about my situation. It wasn’t like I had a choice.
There are 24 hours in a day and we can’t negotiate our way out of it but we can make it worth every moment. Charles Wundengba, public speaker and CEO of the Wundef Group shares some tips on how we can manage time.
In recent times, I have seen lots of young entrepreneurs starting business and not focused on making money, but rather attaining a certain class in society, as a CEO. Most young entrepreneurs today are more motivated by the celebrity lifestyle some successful entrepreneurs showcase hence their pursuit to find a problem in the society to solve.But after all, they end the day being broke, or leaving their startup to start another or probably make use of their network to be employed elsewhere.
If you didn’t start a multi-million dollar business or become a CEO in your 20s, you may think your prime time for success has come and gone.But while the Mark Zuckerbergs and Michelle Phans of the business world might get a lot of the attention, most professionals — and many storied innovators — achieved success later on.
From my personal experience in starting a rating & PR firm, Avance Media, it’s always inspiring to share the evolution story of one of the fastest growing PR agencies in Africa especially when it has been built from nothing into a respected brand not only in Ghana but across the continent.