Akili Dada is an award-winning leadership incubator investing in girls and young women from underprivileged backgrounds who have a passion for social change.  We take a holistic approach to leadership development, providing wrap around support, including financial support, mentorship, skills training, leadership development and platforms for girls and young women to share their stories, ideas, challenges and innovations.  

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Stories

The stories of young leaders are powerful and diverse. Read and share as we work to build a truer narrative around African women.

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Mentorship

Are you a professional woman working in Kenya?  Join our network of mentors and help us nurture emerging young African women leaders.

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Events

Join the Akili Dada sisterhood in a number of events, including leadership forums, mentoring sessions and workshops.

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