Project name: Promoting sustainable waste management practice

Bio: Bezawit is a software engineering student with a keen interest in climate change. Her project promotes sustainable waste management practices, focusing on composting at the individual level. It aims to raise awareness and encourage people to compost organic waste to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and enrich soil quality.

Her Mentor


Addis Ababa

Position: Head advisor at the Addis Ababa Waste Management Bureau

Bio: Hadas Kidu is currently advising the Addis Ababa Waste Management Bureau. She is also a former advisor to the mayor of Addis Ababa and head of women and children affairs. Hadas has a background in business administration, with four years’ experience in mobile banking and four years’ experience in government office.