VMF Accomplishment for 2018 so far

As the year is coming to a close,as Violet Mbiti Foundation(VMF),we are grateful to God for being our Shepherd so far.We took stock of what we have accomplished for the organization as well as members who believed in our cause and joined in.

Realizing the challenges youth are facing in accessing opportunities,getting exposure in National and International Platforms as well as initiating projects we decided to step in and bridge the gap by sharing local and international opportunities,initiating projects as well as give recommendation letter for members for scholarship applications,job placement e.t.c.To ensure communication we formed a whatsapp group where the members have been added to.

The list below outlines members who have applied and benefited from our initiatives,our journey starts in December 2017

In December 2017,Anita Nkirote,Judy Kiki ,Cecilia and Hassan attended the Global Youth Peace Summit.VMF had been asked by the organizer International Peace Initiatives to forward 5 names of members who would like to attend.As a follow up to that summit Anita initiated a project in Tharaka Nithi County which benefited their youth and adolescents.

Anita Nkirote was also selected to attend Political Leadership and Governance Programme organized by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung.She also managed to travel to Belgium and Germany.

Gideon Koske was instrumental in a data collection exercise VMF was involved in conjuction with UN Major Group for Children and Youth that was carried out in 6 countries in Africa.He was also instrumental organizing Jiactivate youth meeting as well as International Digital Exchange VMF organized in conjunction with EQWIP Hubs from Canada that is based in Zanzibar,Tanzania

Judy attended a meeting organized by UN Volunteers at Gigiri and learnt best practices being done in various countries.She also attended a pan african youth summit that took place in Uganda.

Cynthia Atieno and Cecilia since they are in the medical field represented VMF at a meeting organized by Ministry of Health with the topic being how to engage youth in Universal Health Care.Thanks to Mamaye Evidence for Action who asked VMF to nominate members who will attend.

Martin was nominated by VMF to attend a Health Budget Adocacy training organized by Mamaye Evidence for Action in Nairobi County.Phoebe Kyoleand Cynthia Atieno attended World Population Day.Phoebe Kyole also represented VMF at a training organized by Organization of African Youth Kenya on Global Financing Facility with regard to adolescent and youth sexual reproductive Health

Cyrus Litswa participated in a continental Governance training targeting youth in political parties in Nigeria.

Deborah got an internship opportunity at an NGO based in Nairobi.When she mentioned she was from VMF,she got the opportunity and later rose through the ranks.Thanks Peter Otieno Cyril for supporting my member.

Samuel Matata and Stephene Auchi attended ICFP Youth Relays in Nairobi and Kisumu Counties.Stephene who hails from Vihiga County was appointed to the management board of Vicwes Sacco that is sponsored by NGAAF and Kenya Women Parliamentarian Association.

Joseph from West Pokot organized a meeting between VMF and County Government of West Pokot to see on possible ways we can empower their youth.We managed to meet the Chief Officer of Youth Affairs at the County.

Boanerges Mutuku and Erick Mutua have been selected as Youth MCAs from Machakos County and they are representing their respective wards.The patron of the Machakos Youth MCAs leadership team is H.E Deputy Governor Francis Maliti.

Dido,Hassan,Benson,Richard and Gideon participated in Jiactivate Youth Events.Dido helped organize Isiolo County Jiactivate event while Gideon Koske helped organize Bomet Jiactivate Youth Event.

Agathon Angembe who is congolese and a member of VMF invited us to attend the swearing in of top leadership of DRC diaspora team based in Kenya at DRC embassy.

As VMF,we are happy that the construction of  Kwa Masisya dam in Wamunyu Machakos County is now complete and agribusiness is now taking place around the dam thus benefiting the youth.VMF in conjuction with Doors of Hope organized a job creation exercise for persons with disability who managed to be selected and are currently attending job training.Violet Mbiti Foundation through its brand Youth County Projects Kenya was invited by Women Deliver to attend the launch of Deliver for Good Campaign in Kenya.VMF members participated in a 3 day health budget advocacy training in Nairobi County conducted by Mamaye Evidence for Action as well as participating during World Population Day.Our CEO was also featured on KBC English Service where she talked about Family Planning.Violet Mbiti Foundation as a member of Kenya Adolescent and Youth Sexual Reproductive Health Network participated at the 5th International Conference on Family Planning in Kigali and the network was featured on Global Health Now and BBC Swahili.

Violet has been able to travel this year to Dubai,Abu Dhabi,Macedonia in Eastern Europe,Uganda,Rwanda and Botswana.She was also elected as the Co-Chair of the Kenya Adolescent and Youth Sexual Reproductive Health Network and won an award as 1st Runners Up Diversity and Inclusion Outstanding Business Leader in Kenya under 40.Violet has also been elected into the steering committee of  Young African Activist Network .

If you would like to join VMF as a member,write to us via email :youthprojectskenya@gmail.com

Here are photos of what went down this year.#Violet Mbiti Foundation#www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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ICFP Youth Relay conducted by KAYSRH Network

What a productive week for Kenya Adolescent and Youth Sexual Reproductive Health Network where Violet Mbiti Foundation is a member organization.

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As KAYSRH Network we managed to hold ICFP Youth Relays in Mombasa, Kisumu and Nairobi in preparation to the International Conference on Family Planning that started yesterday in Kigali, Rwanda with the youth pre-conference .

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We also invited Policy Makers from the County and National Government who engaged with youth.

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The Youth came up with a Youth Declaration that will be submitted at ICFP.

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4 members of the network will be attending the conference. We also gained media exposure by being covered by BBC Swahili and gaining international exposure by also being featured by Global Health Now News.

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Engage with us on social media by visiting our Facebook and Twitter page Youth4srhr

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Why VNI,VMF and YCPK exist

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Commissioning of Machakos County Youth Assembly

Violet Mbiti was invited to the commissioning and launch of The Machakos Youth Assembly which was presided by Chief Guest Honourable Florence Mwangangi, Machakos County Assembly Speaker and His Excellency Engineer Francis Maliti, Deputy Governor Machakos County who also serves as the Patron of the Youth Assembly. The Youth Assembly comprises of 43 members inclusive of The elected President and Speaker together with their deputies and Women Representative . It was a proud moment for Violet Mbiti Foundation since two of her members have been chosen as Youth MCAs.Boanerges Mutuku will serve as Youth MCA Athi River Ward while Erick Mutuawill serve as Wamunyu Ward Youth MCA. Raising leaders is our mantra as Violet Mbiti Foundation .Wishing them all the best as they serve their people #Violet Mbiti Foundation #www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

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Violet Mbiti Foundation members;Eric(left) and Engineer Boanerges (Right)

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Creation of Jobs for Persons with Disabilities

Grateful that Doors of Hope,Violet Mbiti Foundation and Agency for Disability and Development in Africa linked persons with disabilty with a job at a local textile company.They were assessed yesterday by ADDF and the successful applicants will undergo a 2 month training and later start their respective jobs.Wishing them all the best in their career.Indeed Violet Mbiti Foundation reason of why we exist is being fulfilled which is to provide job opportunities for the unemployed youth in the 47 counties in Kenya.#www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Health Budget Advocacy in Nairobi County

Glad that Violet Mbiti Foundation team members together with fellow grassroots CSOs in Nairobi County participated in a 3-day workshop organized by Mamaye Evidence for Action.We were being capacity built on how to effectively engage in the health budget making process as we work closely with the County Government of Nairobi . Today’s session covered budget analysis and advocacy #www.youthcountyprojectctskenya.com

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George National Advocacy Lead,Mamaye
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Lucia,Team Leader,Mamaye Kenya

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Skype Discussion on Employability and Entrepreneurship between Tanzanian and Kenyan Youth

It was a pleasure for Vijana Network International Ltd youth from Kericho County Kenya and EQWIP Hubs youth from Zanzibar Tanzania to engage in a dialogue with regard to entrepreneurship. The aim was to facilitate a proactive and constructive conversation between Zanzibari and Kenyan youth surrounding the topic of accessibility to employment/entrepreneurship.The discussion took place via Skype. Here is a sneak preview of the discussion #Vijana Network International Limited#www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com #EQWIP Hubs

Find below a sneak preview of the skype discussions:

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists
Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Amani People with Albinism Summit 2018

It was a pleasure to have been invited as a Guest Speaker to the Amani for People with Albinism Youth (APWA) Summit 2018 to train on youth entrepreneurship.

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This is the first time the summit is taking place in Africa and was organized by Meron and Philtricia from the USA. To ensure that the youth got value from the entrepreneurship training we at Vijana Network International Ltd combined both practical and theoretical aspects of entrepreneurship, it was a hands on training.

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The summit gathered youth from various counties in Kenya as well as Ethiopia and Cape Verde.

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The training took place at International Peace Initiatives situated in Meru County. Engage us for such trainings by sending an email to youthprojectskenya@gmail.com#APWA2018#www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com #Vijana Network International

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Apply for fully sponsored TVET Courses

MADACI is mobilizing youth for The Next Economy. Are you a young person with big entrepreneurship dreams but lack the skills, capacity, knowledge and opportunity? Are you in need of support to make your dreams come true? The Next Economy is offering fully sponsored TIVET courses for a period of 6 months with the opportunity for internship and job placement after completion of the course. 

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Intake for the 3rd cohort is open! Click on https://www.next-economy.com to submit your online application today!
Deadline is 3rd August 2018!
Hurry! Hurry! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! 

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Discussion on Family Planning on KBC Radio Taifa

Discussion on Sexual Reproductive Health with a special emphasis on Family Planning with Samson Mundia at KBC Radio Taifa awhile back#Violet Mbiti Foundation#Mamaye#Jaza Shelves Campaign#Evidence4Action#www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

Feature on Radio

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?
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Violet Mbiti Featured in Daily Nation Newspaper

By Maggie Njuki

When Violet Mbiti’s contract ended in 2011, she thought she would get another job almost immediately. Three years later, she was still unemployed.
During that time, she knocked on many doors looking for a job. She even offered to volunteer at non-governmental organisations in the hope that they would employ her, but to no avail. She was frustrated.

NEW PATH
In 2015..Click on the link below to continue reading
https://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/I-help-create-jobs-for-the-youth/1190-4642728-8wnm0jz/index.html


Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Violet Mbiti Feted for a Business Award

My people.Am the First Runners up Diversity and Inclusion Outstanding Business Leaders in Kenya under 40 years.This award is for us.I dedicate this award to my family,friends and fans.I love you all.

DIARA

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health

DID YOU KNOW
▶▶ More than 40 per cent of the world’s population is
under the age of 25, which represents the largest
generation of young people the world has ever seen.
▶▶ Young people account for almost 50 per cent of new
HIV infections.
▶▶ In sub-Saharan Africa, young women from 15 to 24
years old are twice as likely as young men to be living
with HIV.
▶▶ Globally, only 34 per cent of young people can
demonstrate accurate knowledge about HIV
prevention and transmission.
▶▶ Worldwide, more than 15 million girls from 15 to 19
years old give birth every year, with 19 per cent of
young women in developing countries becoming
pregnant before they turn 18.
▶▶ Adolescent girls and young women make up 40 per
cent of all unsafe abortions worldwide, and 2.5 million
unsafe abortions occur every year among this age
group.
▶▶ A significant proportion of adolescent pregnancies
result from rape, and most births take place in the
context of early marriage.
▶▶ An estimated one in three women and girls worldwide
report surviving physical and/or sexual abuse, most
often at the hands of an intimate partner, making
gender-based violence one of the most widespread
human rights violations.
▶▶ Pregnancy and childbirth are the leading cause of
death among adolescent girls between the ages of 15
and 19 in low-income countries.
Something needs to be done and we can prevent this through Comprehensive life-skilled Sexuality Education targeting adolescents and youth.#Violet Mbiti Foundation

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists
Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?
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Paris Peace Forum – Call for Applications

SHOWCASE YOUR GOVERNANCE PROJECT AT THE FIRST PARIS PEACE FORUM!

The Paris Peace Forum will bring together heads of state and government,
leaders from international organizations, elected officials from around the
world and actors from all segments of civil society, under one roof, during
three days. If you have a governance project you want to publicize and push
towards implementation, this is the place to be to make it known and make
it take a step forward.

Conceived as a response to rising tensions in the contemporary world, the
Paris Peace Forum aims to be the place of all cooperative solutions in the
fields of peace and security, environment, development, new technologies
and inclusive economy. For project leaders, it will be a unique opportunity
to present their initiative in the form of a stand in our exhibition space,
and potentially to have it discussed during a formal debate.

The first edition of Paris Peace Forum, a global platform for governance
projects, will take place from 11th  to 13th  November 2018 in Paris, at la
Grande halle de La Villette.

*To be part of the 150 projects chosen by the Selection Committee of the
Paris Peace Forum, register here on the link below:*

www.parispeaceforum.org/project-leaders

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Nairobi City County Health Management team and HENNET Nairobi Chapter meeting

Violet Mbiti Foundation joined other HENNET members in Nairobi at a meeting between Nairobi City County Health Management team and HENNET Nairobi Chapter.At the center is Dr Hitan, Cabinet Minister for Health Nairobi County #www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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UNCTAD Youth Forum 2018 – Applications now open!

Every two years, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) organizes a Youth Forum. This year’s Forum will take place as part of a larger event, the UNCTAD 2018 World Investment Forum.

The 2018 theme is Youth Entrepreneurship: A Force Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth.

**Participants are expected to find their own funding sources for participation**

Venue and Date

The 2018 Youth Forum will take place at the Headquarters of UNCTAD, at the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland as part of the UNCTAD 2018 World Investment Forum from 22 to 26 October 2018.

Programme

The 2018 UNCTAD Youth Forum will feature primarily topics that relate to youth empowerment across entrepreneurship, with a focus on investing in digital youth, youth at the negotiation table, what is on the mind of millennials and how youth can think globally and act locally.

The Forum will gather around 200 youth from all around the world, aged between 18 and 30, and passionate about trade and development issues, to learn and exchange local and global-focused experiences, ideas and best practices and bring the youth perspective in the general debate throughout the week joining workshops, TED-style plenary sessions, breakout sessions and networking events. UNCTAD Youth Forum participants will be able to attend public sessions of the World Investment Forum. Further information on social activities and logistics will be available at a later stage.

Participation

Students or young professionals between the age of 18 to 30 who are interested in trade and development issues, can participate in the Youth Forum for which 250 seats are available. Participation is subject to a competitive application and selection process. The application link will be activated on 1 June 2018.

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Blog:www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com

Invitation to 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS2018)Amsterdam, Netherlands: Global Village and Youth Activities

Dear  Global  Youth Stakeholders,

We are pleased to invite  as a Guest and your Organization  to partner / participate in the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS2018) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Global Village and Youth  Activities Program me – Entitled; HIV/AIDS Prevention and Advocacy in Conflict ravage Community through Cultural Activities, Arts Expositions and Mock Football to Kick-Out AIDS Globally for Sustainable Peace  and Development . This event will be attended by over 16,000 Delegates Worldwide.

Activities Reference Number: P-899-0000-06032

 Presenter: IHONRE FELIX AHUNSIMERE PRINCE

Date: 23rd to 27th July 2018. Venue: Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Interested Organization should send the list of their Participants in the Following order:

Last Name/first Name(s):

Profession/Occupation:

Gender/Date of  Birth:

Organization:

Nationality/Passport Number:

Date of Issue:

Date of Expiry:

Intended Place of  Your Visa Application:

City/State /Country:

Phone (Country Code=Number):

Role and/ or Description of  your involvement:

Please we need your response to the above subject on or before 18th June  , 2018 as registration ot attend Global Village and Youth  Activities is free.

 To attend the AIDS 2018 Conference and further information, Contact:  http://www.aids2018.org  and register as a delegate.

 E-mail: gvculturalactivities@aids2018.orgglobalvillage@aids2018.org, ,, hwiorg@yahoo.com or  roajelfnigeria@gmail.com

We look forward Seeing you at  AIDS 2018 Global Village and Youths Activities:23th-27th July, 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, while we look up to your collaboration and support to ensure the success of this programme.

 Yours for a HIV/AIDS free World..

Amb. Prince Felix Ahunsimere Ihonre

Programme Presenter- 
AIDS 2018 Global Village and Youth  Activities
 Reference Number: P-899-0000-06032.

President, HIGH WORLD  INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION (HWIO) – UN YOUTHXX1.

Tel: +2348022710831 E-mail: hwiorg@yahoo.com

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Violet Mbiti Nominated for an award in the Diversity and Inclusion Outstanding Business Leaders in Kenya under 40

Vote for Violet Mbiti in the Diversity and Inclusion Outstanding Business Leaders in Kenya under 40. Voting will be done through SMS .To vote, you will SMS i7a to 22818.Voting officially began on Monday, May 21, 2018, and will close on Friday June 15, 2018. Once you vote you will receive a message confirming you have voted for Violet Mbiti. I was nominated because i have created jobs for 122 youth in Kenya and Uganda by empowering them with skills on how to construct Improved cookstoves and they have so far constructed 2,6 19 cookstoves and are earning a labor fee of Ksh 5,000 per cookstove constructed. Something also unique about this nomination is that she is the only lady in this Category .Have you voted? Thanks for your support
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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Adolescents and Youth SRHR/HIV Network launches Strategic Plan and Elects officials

By Violet Mbiti

I am humbled as Violet Mbiti to have been elected as The Co-Chair of The Kenya Adolescent and Youth Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights Network.

KAYSRHR

KAYSRH comprises of 36 youth led and Youth serving organizations covering 12 counties in Kenya. Violet Mbiti Foundation is a member of the network.The Network has been in existence for a year and half and its members have been capacity built by Torchlight Collective and the members came up with the strategic plan which was launched this week on 5th of June 2018. The workshop is currently ongoing. Kindly find below a video capturing the moments during the launch.Kindly join us in marking this great occasion by signing our Thunderclap. https://www.thunderclap.it/…/70297-youth4srhr-strategic-plan Thank You! #Youthcountyprojectskenya #VioletMbitiFoundation # KAYSRH

To learn more about the Network visit https://www.youth4srhr.org/blog/2018/6/12/kaysrhr-launches-strategic-plan-elects-new-officials

Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

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Water Scarcity in Wamunyu Ward,Machakos County resolved

By Violet Mbiti

Click on the YouTube link below to have a preview of the project

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VQXqsFSxCY

I witnessed the perennial water shortage affecting the residents of Wamunyu Ward, Mwala Constituency, Machakos County . This is my rural home and I decided to take action in 2014. I approached the County Government of Machakos and made a funding pitch on why we need a dam constructed that will create jobs for youth via agribusiness as well as sale of water at subsidized prices that will benefit Wamunyu on Time CBO and residents . I therefore submitted a proposal and later i was summoned by community elders to share with them about this project. Unfortunately Politics interfered with the commencent of the project. We were greatly affected..I therefore applied to Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Political Leadership and Governance Program to learn where i was going wrong. With the knowledge attained i regained my strength and focus. I lobbied the County Government and utilized my basic advocacy efforts to revive the project.The dam will provide water for residents of Wamunyu Market, Kambiti, Mwasua and Mbaikini.There will be a treatment plant as well as pumping of water to the households. It was a pleasure visiting the site with Member County of Assembly Wamunyu Ward Hon Musyoka. When he was elected he ensured this is the first project he will embark on. Asante Mheshimiwa.. Masisya Dam is now on course

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Why Violet Mbiti Foundation,Vijana Network International Limited and Youth County Projects Kenya exists

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by offering quality projects and opportunities that will empower socially, economically and politically the lives of 16 million unemployed youth from the 47 counties in Kenya that we believe we will reach. Want to partner with us?

Follow us on
Twitter@youthprojects
Facebook:Youth Projects Kenya
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Blog:www.youthcountyprojectskenya.com