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Kenya’s Richard Turere, an innovator and entrepreneur, named finalist for the Young Inventors Prize

Kenyan Richard Turere has invented a lion-deterring light system to protect livestock from predators, while preserving the lion population. The simple and innovative system of flashing lights has been successfully adopted across Africa, India and Latin America. The system is adaptable and affordable. Powered by solar energy, with options for wind power, it is sustainable and versatile. [c]