Up-cycle Africa Limited seeks to protect the environment and promote innovative mind-set while empowering youth. Through up-cycling plastic bottles we train our local communities in Uganda especially the disadvantaged youth to protect the environment. Bottles replaces environmentally unfriendly bricks, which are burnt for days promoting deforestation. Uganda’s population is growing fast. Bottles are collected and compacted with soil, making the houses very cost effective and affordable. Furthermore, the buildings are strong, buffer heat and are earthquake resistant. We instil innovative mind-set to the youth and so far empowered 1000+ with the critical thinking that has enhanced innovativeness beyond constructing using bottles rather seeing plastic waste as a resource. Unlike their peers who are unemployed are seen as cursed or bewitched by Ugandan society and often isolated due to shame of being poor. This is why our sanitization programs in schools and advocacy to communities to c...
Up-cycle Africa Limited seeks to protect the environment and promote innovative mind-set while empowering youth. Through up-cycling plastic bottles we train our local communities in Uganda especially the disadvantaged youth to protect the environment. Bottles replaces environmentally unfriendly bricks, which are burnt for days promoting deforestation. Uganda’s population is growing fast. Bottles are collected and compacted with soil, making the houses very cost effective and affordable. Furthermore, the buildings are strong, buffer heat and are earthquake resistant. We instil innovative mind-set to the youth and so far empowered 1000+ with the critical thinking that has enhanced innovativeness beyond constructing using bottles rather seeing plastic waste as a resource. Unlike their peers who are unemployed are seen as cursed or bewitched by Ugandan society and often isolated due to shame of being poor. This is why our sanitization programs in schools and advocacy to communities to change their perception of waste, as well as building inclusive societies in fight of waste. It is Up-cycle’s greatest resource inspiring others to start small and grow big through up-cycling initiatives.
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Johnmary Kavuma
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Johnmary Kavuma CEO Johnmary Kavuma is a social change maker, enterpreneur and