KAMPALA, UGANDA - Prossy, an employee at Save Energy Saving Stoves for Africa, Ltd. (SESSA) makes liners for improved cook stoves at their main factory in Kampala. Quality liners is an essential component of cookstoves to make them fuel efficient.
Prossy's life story is like many others in Uganda. She is one of six children who dropped out of school to earn money to help her family. Two years ago she joined SESSA and learnt how to mold liners. On average Prossy makes 100 liners of different sizes and she is proud to say she earns enough to help her family. Prossy says” I call upon my fellow youth not to lose hope because it the will to keep us strong."