CEO, AbzeSolar S.A, Burkina Faso
The Mossi Princess H.R.H. Princess Abze Djigma founds AbzeSolar. She is a direct descendant of the famous warrior and legendary Princess Yennenga, considered the mother of the Mossi people of Burkina Faso and who’s son Ouedraogo founded the Mossi Kingdoms.
H.R.H. Princess Abze Djigma is also the Initiator and leader of the ‘MAMA-LIGHT® Initiative for Sustainable Energy”, a Worldwide program that provides access to affordable energy for women, small business and children. It empowers the informal sector, it drives the generation of new jobs and it creates a sound basis for gender equality and women empowerment. The program is selected by the United Nations as one of the 14 global breakthrough solutions for achieving the new Sustainable Development Goals.