Completed applications must be submitted by Thursday, April 16th 2015

Leveraging our expertise as a leadership incubator, Akili Dada is convening ‘The Young Women’s Leadership Workshops’ for young women community leaders from across Kenya.

Eligibility criteria

  • Should be a young woman (between the ages of 18-30) serving in their community.
  • Should hold a leadership position in their community.
  • Should be interested in political leadership.

To apply for these workshops, send a 2-page document indicating your full names, date of birth and contact details.

You must also include a short description of your motivation for applying for this opportunity, your experience in serving your community, the development plans you hope to see in your county and where you see yourself in the next 5 years.

Applications MUST be accompanied by two references (should not be a family member) and their contact detailsApplications to be sent to
The Director – Innovation in Leadership Program,
Akili Dada
P.O. Box 27847-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

The application deadline is Thursday, April 16th 2015, for more information email

**Young women from marginalized and pastoralist communities, living with disabilities or from Arid and Semi Arid areas are especially encouraged to apply.