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P4CDA’s Approach to Capacity Building for SMEs

The Programme for Capacity Development in Africa (P4CDA)’s SME Empowerment Programme has started at the Ubuntu Junior Academy, where we shall anchor the strategic focus of Ubuntu as they create a structured engagement with their technical and operational team members. We have laid a foundation on the co-creation of organizational vision road journey driven by […]

Calling all ICT4D and AgTech developers working on projects in South and East Africa!

IFAD are currently mapping initiatives in order to better understand what is going on in the AgTech space in Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA). Please take a few minutes to fill in the Airtable survey with any projects you have been involved in, even if just at concept note stage, before 16 April 2021: https://airtable.com/shr1kaPOX4lxif9tt The research will help IFAD […]

WealthFest Africa 2020

This is an initiative towards bringing together business people across the continent of Africa to learn and network with an aim of exploring the diverse opportunities available in the continent of Africa.  

Youth Empowerment through online learning – Jon Muruka work

Jon Muruka is an  Environmental graduate, founder, and owner of Ntaka Waste Management, headquartered in Vihiga County. His innovation of turning everyday household and industrial waste into briquettes won him 3rd place nationally in this year’s National Youth Council, FursaVsVirus Challenge. P4CDA has not only been instrumental in funding 2 Udemy and 11+ Coursera courses […]

Gender Action Learning System (GALS) Graduation

Gender Action Learning System (GALS) is a community-led empowerment methodology using specific participatory processes and diagram tools that aims to give women as well as men more control over their lives as the basis for individual, household, community and organizational development. The key focus of the program is to analyze and breakthrough gender based barriers […]

Commonwealth Youth Awards 2021 open for entries

Everyone here is or will be a recipient of a scholarship programme made possible by a partnership between P4CDA and Commonwealth of Learning. Here is another opportunity for Youths on the platform from COL. Exceptional young people can now submit entries for the 2021 Commonwealth youth awards to win prestigious titles and cash grants. The […]

Dhairya Pujara speech on Design Thinking | Commencement of Udemy graduates Kenya class of 2020 P4CDA

Widows Open Up On Retrogressive Culture, Neglect

Design Thinking

Deliverables Design Thinking Identifying your community problem(s) / need(s) and turn it/them into an opportunity Create a solution based on the need Develop and test a prototype of the solution

Keeping The Doors of Learning Open in Kenya

Learning in life is a continuous process. Facilitation of it is key to sustainable development. The creation of the UN SDGs saw a renewed commitment by governments and entities to find ways to make quality education more accessible and affordable by all. This resulted in the proliferation of open, long-distance technology-enabled learning models similar to […]