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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2014

Date: March 8, 2014 Author: Ivana Falla Categories: YIA Blog, Youth In Action In Africa, Youth In Action In North America

International Women’s Day is motivated by a common goal: to make the voices of women heard and to help follow their dreams and change their lives. While various African governments have laws on the equality between men and women, some parts of these laws and other traditions still discriminate against women. For example, some laws…

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“I Met a Helper”

Date: January 1, 2014 Author: Ivana Falla Categories: YIA Blog, Youth In Action In Africa

“I Met a Helper” is a poem written by one of our Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator graduates, Tonny. In addition to being a great poet, he is also an amazing storyteller. While at the seminar this year, he wrote and recited this poem about the change Asante Africa Foundation is creating. “I met a Helper”…

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Samson Nyongesa

Date: March 7, 2013 Author: asanteadmin Categories: Youth In Action In Africa

Guest Post by Samson Nyongesa Having attended Asante Africa Foundation’s Leadership Incubator twice, when I went to university I saw the need tohelp other young boys and girls navigate through various hurdles in their life to make it to their dreams. I decided to meet with classmates and together we formed The Life Transformers. The…

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