16 Days Of Activism : Orange The World

“16 Days Campaign”, is used as an organizing strategy by individuals and organizations around the world to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls.
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Africa Code Event

The Africa Code Event is a hackathon event that seeks to empower young women to have an effective role in the use of technology in their society.
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Young Women Code For An HIV/AIDS Free Society

In commemorating World AIDS Day, taking place on Thursday, December 1st, 2016, ACWICT has trained 40 exceptional young women from the informal settlements of Nairobi and Kisumu on Life skills for Reproductive Health, HIV transmission and associated risk factors and...
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The Ngazi Youth Empowerment Entrepreneurship Competition is finally here!

It’s time to think outside the box! The competition is about developing unique solutions to everyday problems through digital literacy.
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We’re hiring for the Vusha Girls Employability Program

The innovation ‘Vusha Girls Employability Program’ will be implemented in Kisumu and Nairobi counties to reduce young women’s risks for transactional sex and HIV infections. We are looking for a program manager, 2 program officers, 4 master trainers, a monitoring and evaluation officer, a communications officer & 2 jobs placement officer in Nairobi and Kisumu
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Bliss and glamor in Machakos County, as Vusha YEP graduates another 258 beneficiaries

A total of 258 graduates received certification, on technical skills (Information Technology Essentials, Online Work and Coding), Life skills, financial literacy and entrepreneurship skills having successfully completed training.
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ACWICT goes green

Issues of climate change and environmental management have become a popular topic on both national and international platforms. As the world is coming to terms to the consequences of their interaction with the environment, so are they realizing the need to conserve...
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About us

We work to address the challenges faced by highly potential but disadvantaged women and youth to improve their education, employment, health and leadership opportunities reaching 25,000 women and youth impacting over 250,000 of their significant others annually.

Youth Empowerment

Since 2007, ACWICT has been implementing successful youth empowerment programs that target young people in their transition point from primary school, high school, vocational and tertiary education to the world of work.

Education

Our goal is to support marginalized girls to complete secondary school education and access better livelihoods. We plan to train 10,000 marginalized secondary school girls aged 15-19 from various counties in Kenya.

Governance

We has been involved in the constitution review processes and referenda culminating into the Kenya Constitution, general elections 2007 and 2013; and the gender and post election peace building after the 2007 general elections.  

Health

We has been involved in the constitution review processes and referenda culminating into the Kenya Constitution, general elections 2007 and 2013; and the gender and post election peace building after the 2007 general elections.  

Our Partners

Success Stories

ACWICT is recognized for its best practices in recruitment, training, placements and integrating reproductive health into youth employability training.

“I found my voice in ICT,” Janet Aoko

“ACWICT has transformed me from a hawker to a CEO,” Peter Njenga

“Coding is my new lifeline,” Fidelis Kinyanjui

Calling for Applications

We provide programs that are demand driven empowering the youth with employable skills through in-person, in-class training and self-study. At least 80% of the young people trained are placed into jobs, internships and apprenticeship and entrepreneurs linked to financial mechanisms.

Do you know a Std 8 Leaver looking for Vocational Training, IT & Entreprenuership skills? Free training in IT & Entrepreneurship

The Ngazi project is aimed at empowering 500 youth to support the economic and social development of their communities in Busia.

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Educate Her Parade

ACWICT partnered with Microsoft Corporation to train young girls in an hour of code session during the GGBC Educate her parade

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