Tag: #transformersroadshow

Transformers Summit: IsDB’s Hayat Sindi on why she believes empowering the youth will solve Africa’s growth challenges

The Islamic Development Bank's transformers programme is unearthing some surprising solutions to some of the continent's intractable problems from sanitation to transport. CNBC Africa’s Godfrey Mutizwa spoke to the bank's Chief Advisor to the President, Hayat Sindi on science, innovation and technology.

Transformers Summit: How this innovation is giving access to drinkable water to all, helping fight waterborne diseases

You drink it like you would any water but the Fair Cap is no ordinary drink. It's safe drinking water purified by a filter developed by a Peruvian company to fight cholera and other water borne diseases. CNBC Africa spoke with the founder Mauricio Cordova for more.

Transformers Summit: President Sall, Hajjar of IsDB on Africa’s development goals & challenges

Ahead of the ongoing Transformers Summit Senegal 2019, CNBC Africa's Godfrey Mutizwa spoke to President of Senegal, Macky Sall and President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), Bandar Hajjar to discuss plans for Senegal to become an emerging market by 2035.