Jefferson Kangacha

CEO and Founder
The Eden Horticultural Hub

Jefferson is a Global Teen Leader, social entrepreneur and technology enthusiast passionate about social innovation, youth empowerment and education. He is the Chief Executive and Founder of The Eden Horticultural Hub, a social enterprise that integrates Internet of Things in greenhouse and hydroponic farming. As a champion of social innovation, Jefferson is currently running Lisha Mtoi na 20 bob; a campaign that constructed two greenhouses for a school lunch program, sustainably feeding 1500 pupils of Limuru Mission primary School. He has been recognized as a Harvard Global Trailblazer Finalist 2018, a TEDx Youth Speaker and emerged a top 10 finalist in the 2019 Fowler Global Social Innovation Challenge. Jefferson is also the outgoing president of Teennation where he leads in areas of design thinking, peer to peer technology education and strategic thinking in social entrepreneurship.




SEWF 2019


Explore our plenaries, mini-plenaries, sessions and workshops at SEWF 2019 from 23 – 25 October.

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See a list of speakers from around the world to present, debate and share ideas at SEWF 2019

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SEWF 2019

Week overview

We have exciting events throughout the SEWF week, read more about our interesting side events

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