Our Vision

A world where young people shape their fu­tu­re and take res­pon­sibi­lity for co­mmuni­ties’ well­being

Our Story

What started as individual story of empowerment became the catalyst for community transformation

Our Model

Engaging head, heart and hands to create empowering cultures in educational organizations

What we do

We increase the capacity of high schools to develop their students into more self-aware and self-confident citizens who are responsible for themselves and their communities, and who are able to take initiative to maximize opportunities for individual and community development.

Why these Skills

21st century skills ensure workplace success in the emerging knowledge economy

Why East Africa

A region with the youngest population in the world is a significant opportunity for sustainable development

Why Schools

Schools are best positioned to prepare youth with the 21st century skills that employers say are necessary for future work and life success

Why ALE

Our innovative model ensures that school leaders, teachers and students learn by doing, learn as a community and learn for life
Impact

What we have achieved so far

Through two camp programs we have trained student- and teacher-leaders from all over East Africa in life-skills & personal development, working effectively with groups and leading positive change in communities.

4

Countries

10

Schools

48

Student- and teacher-leaders
Vision 2022

Where we are going

Having tested and refined our model since 2014, we are targeting whole school systems to reach more young people in cost-effective ways.

5

Countries

15

Schools

15000

Student- and teacher-leaders

What participants say

Our Partners