Young Women Transform

Young Women Transform

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Empowered young women can transform their communities and the world. Learn from two projects in East Africa that are supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
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Empowered young women can transform their communities and the world. Learn from two projects in East Africa that are supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
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Ep. 15- Looking to the Future
KCEO staff look to the future and share their dreams for their organization, their community, and their country. 
14:01
November 25, 2019
Ep. 14- Relationship Building
The staff at KCEO discuss how the mentorship they've found through their networks has helped their programs succeed.
23:11
November 18, 2019
Ep. 13- Adapting to Change
KCEO describes their social enterprise model and how they use it to fund the Young Mothers Incubator Program, as well as successful elements of their programming.  
18:11
November 12, 2019
Ep. 12- Marginalized Populations
KCEO staff share their approaches to reaching young mothers with disabilities in Kibera, Kenya. 
26:12
November 4, 2019
Ep. 11- Youth-Led
What does it look like to be a youth-led program in Kibera, Kenya? Rhoda Ayieko, a co-founder of KCEO, describes her leadership journey and how she stays encouraged. 
23:26
October 28, 2019
Ep. 10- Local Solutions
Young Women Transform heads to Nairobi, Kenya to meet the Kibera Community Empowerment Organization (KCEO) and learn about their approach to youth-led development. 
22:28
October 23, 2019
Ep. 09- Looking to the Future
Safeplan Uganda staff share their dreams for the future as Young Women Transform wraps up their time in Uganda. 
15:33
October 15, 2019
Ep. 08- Partnerships & Networks
Young Women Transform looks at the role of partnerships and networks in Safeplan Uganda's work, with conversations about relationships with the local community, engagement with government representatives, and participation with professional networks. 
22:37
October 7, 2019
Ep. 07- Program Design
Safeplan Uganda Program Manager Akena Daniel talks to Young Women Transform about different areas of program design, including needs assessment, evaluation, and what impact looks like. 
23:07
October 3, 2019
Ep. 06- Youth Engagement & Skills Training
Young Women Transform talks to youth in Nyantonzi, Uganda about the technical skills and soft skills, like trust and open communication, that help them prepare for meaningful employment. 
19:39
September 23, 2019
Ep. 05- Solutions to Women's Employment
Safeplan Uganda staff discuss some of the solutions they've found to overcome barriers to women's employment, and the podcast heads to Nyantonzi, Uganda to see the solutions in action. 
23:58
September 16, 2019
Ep. 04- Barriers to Women's Employment
Safeplan Uganda director Annet Birungi describes the challenges faced by women in rural Uganda in finding gainful employment. 
22:45
September 9, 2019
Ep. 03- Youth-Led Programs
In this episode, Young Women Transform talks to Safeplan Uganda about what it means to be a youth-led program, what youth-led programming looks like in practice, and how Safeplan uses mentorship to engage youth. 
24:56
August 30, 2019
Ep. 02- Local Solutions
Young Women Transform travels to Masindi, Uganda to meet Safeplan Uganda and learn about how they engage stakeholders in the community and promote local ownership. 
23:16
August 19, 2019
Ep. 01- Young Women Transform: An Introduction
How can youth-led programs improve the lives of women? Hear about two projects in East Africa supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). 
26:26
August 12, 2019
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