During the EAC Digital Innovation event, UoN students emerges top with their UoN impact farming innovation
The team which comprises of Charles Oyamo, Iyvie Mboya, Kairu Karega and Jecinta Mwangi all Journalism and Mass communication students; They were among other innovators who formed 10 teams that underwent a rigorous one week boot-camp at Strathmore University to gain insight, guidance and advice on their innovations. They then pitched their idea to a panel of judges and wowed them resulting to their win.
Impact Farm is an agricultural-oriented business aimed at providing cold storage solutions for farmers for as low as Ksh 50 daily to reduce post harvest loss.
The competition was not only identifying these innovative ideas but was also about offering the teams mentorship, advice, more opportunities and the means to upscale their innovations into sustainable businesses.