Magazine has named 28-year-old Fiza Farhan, co-founder of the Buksh Foundation, in its list of under-30 social entrepreneurs for 2015. The Buksh Foundation is a microfinance institution and has been operating in Pakistan since 2009. It brings clean energy projects to the poor and rural areas of the country. The foundation has trained 135 women as energy entrepreneurs and brought solar-powered lights to 6,750 households across the country.
Fiza Farhan was also nominated as the “Future Energy Leader” at the World Energy Council in September 2014. She is the fourth woman from Pakistan who has been included in the Forbes list of young game changers, movers and makers.