Innovation in Leadership
Our Innovation in Leadership program runs five parallel projects that work with young women aged 18 to 35. The components of this programs include
This component provides young women the space to learn from other practitioners in a diversity of fields and develop their own voices in leadership. The young women also have an opportunity to document their stories, therefore providing a slice of herstory for future generations. Learn more about our Young Women's Leadership Development
The Akili Dada Fellows program awards year-long fellowships to young women leaders engaged in social change projects of their design. The goal of the program is to build the capacity of the continent’s most innovative young women changemakers to drive solutions for some of the biggest challenges facing their communities. Learn more about the Fellowship Program.
Recent university graduates are supported through a series of workshops designed to provide them with the skills and networks they need to thrive as young women entering the job market. These workshops also serve as platforms for young professionals to connect with each other and share learnings. Learn more about our Career Preparedness Workshops
Washa, Akili Dada’s Social Impact Summit, is a space designed to explore the role of young people in the social entrepreneurship sector across Kenya and Africa. The event is targeted at youth in social entrepreneurship with a special focus on young women. Learn more about the summit here