Tech Startup Series: Wazi Vision


During the US-Africa Business Forum, we’re interviewing leaders of tech startups featured in the Sandbox about their experience with creating and growing a business in Africa. The Sandbox at the US-Africa Business Forum features a curated selection of young technology companies operating in Africa.

Wazi Vision
Kampala, Uganda
Wazi Vision provides affordable eye care to children in Uganda with the use of a mobile application to diagnose vision defects, and creates eyeglasses made from recyclable materials costing less than 80% of the market price. Wazi Vision makes eye care more accessible and affordable for all children.

Founder: Brenda Katwesigye. Katwesigye is a 2016 YALI Mandela Washington Fellow.