Jonathan Kalan is a freelance journalist & photographer based in Nairobi, Kenya. He covers technology, business, innovation, environment, and other features across great lakes region. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Global Post,The Financial Times, The Guardian, Al Jazeera, The Atlantic and others. He writes a column for BBC Futures and is Sandbox Network's Nairobi Ambassador. Follow him on twitter @KalanThinks.