United Arab Emirates Ideathon is a three-day marathon where volunteer organizations and non-governmental organizations picked from around the world come up with sustainable and impactful solutions. The three main thematic volunteerism areas are the medical sector, mental health support sector, and support of the vulnerable in the case of COVID-19. Our
Lately, we’ve seen a sprout of conversations around Mental health and I am more than excited to see people sharing their stories, views, and lobbying around this.
When a pandemic strikes a nation, it is bound to affect everyone in different ways. Sadly, low-income earners are being affected the most. Since Kenya announced the first COVID-19 case, the state of the country has not been the same.
Over the years, Women Chama’s have always been treasured. Most believe it is still a safer place to belong since most share experiences and exchange ideas in various aspects of life.
School holidays usually bring joy to almost all children. Most boys and girls often look forward to spending quality time with family and friends.
There has been a lot of discussion surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on the nation. On 12th March 2020, Kenya confirmed the first case since the beginning of the outbreak in China in December 2019.
OAY has contributed a lot to Jacob Wafula’s advocacy journey through training in policies, tracking progress, programming, how to prepare messages to address issues affecting the young people community to the policymakers, budgetary allocation lobbying, and what an implementation report should contain.
Joshua Mwanzia is a student at the Technical University of Kenya, specializing in Public relations and Corporate Communication. In 2017, he was privileged to Coordinate and mobilize for Violet Mbiti Foundation for Makueni Youths to attend Jictivate Mtaa Movement Makueni Chapter.
David Watibini is a young enterprising software developer and technopreneur passionate about solving community and societal problems using technology.
Solomon Ojalo is a YALI Alumnus, Sprint Forward Alumni, Member of the Learning Society, and the Program Manager of The Slumcode Group. The Slumcode Group is a social enterprise working in low-income communities providing youth with a safe and easily accessible space to inspire social innovation and autonomous programs. My