Kakembo Galabuzi Brian’s

Founder of WEYE Clean Energy

Kakembo Galabuzi Brian’s

Founder of WEYE Clean Energy

Biography

Kakembo Galabuzi Brian is the founder of WEYE Clean Energy, a youth-led social enterprise that uses green business as a tool to empower over 700 youth and women to create sustainable and affordable climate solutions. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Student Energy, a global youth-led organization empowering the next generation of leaders who are accelerating the transition to a sustainable, equitable energy future. Galabuzi Brian holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Makerere University and is currently pursuing an MBA in Energy and Sustainability at the Catholic University of Murcia in Spain. He runs the Waste to Energy Youth Project providing waste to energy cooking and heating solutions to 10 schools, 2 large-scale poultry farms, and 2 medium-scale industries saving over 1080 trees annually. He is a recipient of the iF Social Impact Prize in 2017 by iF Design Foundation in Germany; Greenpreneurs Achievement Award 2018 by the Global Green Growth Institute in South Korea; 1st prize in the African Energy Innovation Competition 2019 by the Nigeria Energy Forum in Lagos; the 2020 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year Award for excellence in development work and Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 class of 2021.