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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”5em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space height=”0.3em”][trx_image url=”1173″ bottom=”small”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][trx_title type=”2″ top=”tiny-“]Who We Are[/trx_title][vc_column_text]UJANA AFRIKA is a youth led Non-Profit organization that seeks to be TVET Champions & a global agent of education reforms among the youth in collaboration with Industry, Government and Academia through Advocacy,
Mentorship and providing opportunities to the youth for Re-Skilling. It is a platform for action-oriented and results-driven youth; whereby inspiring young leaders, change-makers, start-uppers, social entrepreneurs, and youth activists attempt to demonstrate motivations in changing their societies for better.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”0.9em”][trx_button link=”/focus/” top=”tiny” bottom=”small”]Learn More[/trx_button][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”2.1em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1473435558335{background-color: #f6f5f2 !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″ css=”.vc_custom_1569835385540{background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][trx_services type=”images” title=”Our Vision” description=”To be TVET Champions & a global agent of education reforms among the youth in collaboration with Industry, Government and Academia” cat=”0″ columns=”” readmore=”none” top=”huge” bottom=”huge”][/trx_services][vc_empty_space height=”0.6em”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][trx_services type=”images” title=”Our Mission” description=”To make reforms globally through Advocacy,
Mentorship and providing opportunities to the youth
for Re-Skilling.” cat=”0″ columns=”” readmore=”none” top=”huge” bottom=”huge”][/trx_services][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1473435558335{background-color: #f6f5f2 !important;}”][vc_column][trx_services type=”images” custom=”yes” readmore=”none” link=”/focus/” link_caption=”Strategic Areas of Focus” top=”small” bottom=”medium”][trx_services_item title=”Empowering Young Men and Women” image=”620″][/trx_services_item][trx_services_item title=”Inspiring Young leaders and change-makers” image=”621″][/trx_services_item][trx_services_item title=”We collaborate to transform institutions & cultures to support change” image=”622″][/trx_services_item][trx_services_item title=”Mobilize resources to ensure their dreams come to fruition” image=”1196″][/trx_services_item][/trx_services][vc_empty_space height=”1em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1553068758212{background-image: url(https://ujanaafrika.org-content/uploads/2019/03/bg-2.jpg?id=1187) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”1.5em”][trx_call_to_action style=”1″ align=”left” accent=”yes” title=”We BelieveIn the Youth” description=”Youth can and should be allowed to play an important
part of reforming a number of issues in the East Africa region
ranging from development, social, environmental,
and humanitarian action.” link=”/contacts/” link_caption=”Join Our projects” top=”huge” bottom=”huge”][/trx_call_to_action][vc_empty_space height=”2em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]UJANA AFRIKA builds and cultivates a community of change leaders who see that Kenya now requires everyone to be a change maker. We believe that together, we collaborate to transform institutions and cultures to support change making for the good of society. We foster conversations among young people by offering them platforms where they can express their ideas and propose solutions and policy interventions to major public issues.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”0.9em”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space height=”0.3em”][trx_image url=”1201″ top=”null” bottom=”null”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”2em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space height=”0.3em”][trx_image url=”1202″ top=”null” bottom=”null”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space height=”2em”][vc_column_text]In addition to advocating for the participation of young people at the highest levels of decision-making in its Promoting Youth Leadership area of work, the Foundation empowers young leaders through ensuring they are in school and that they are able to access the much needed support to fulfill their potential. We believe that our Youth should not only be allowed to dream but also have resources to ensure their dreams come to fruition.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”0.9em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”2em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” disable_element=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1553064450820{background-image: url(https://ujanaafrika.org-content/uploads/2016/09/bg-5.jpg?id=555) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column][trx_testimonials style=”testimonials-4″ controls=”pagination” slides_space=”30″ title=”Testimonials” description=”What Our Donors Over the World Are Saying” cat=”0″ columns=”3″ top=”huge” bottom=”huge”][/trx_testimonials][vc_empty_space height=”1em”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1474278531405{background-color: #424242 !important;}”][vc_column][trx_call_to_action style=”2″ accent=”yes” image=”518″ title=”Join Us In Empowering Our Youths Today” link=”/focus/” link_caption=”Single Donation” link2=”/focus/” link2_caption=”Reguar Donation” video=””][/trx_call_to_action][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1553065262074{background-image: url(https://ujanaafrika.org-content/uploads/2019/03/bg-5.jpg?id=1182) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”3.1em”][trx_title type=”2″ align=”center” top=”tiny-“]ABOUT THE FOUNDER[/trx_title][vc_column_text]

UJANA AFRIKA’s founder is Lynette Mwende, a young Kenyan lady who is passionate and dedicated about youth empowerment, specifically through public policy advocacy. She has been influencing education reforms through Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) initiatives that have impacted more than seven hundred youth countrywide.

 

For more information, her profile is available on lynettemwende.org

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We are a youth led & youth serving for impact social enterprise based in Kenya.

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