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September 12, 2022

A New Chapter for Uweza Scholars

September is a month when most high school graduates transition into college and university in Kenya. Even though Covid 19 interrupted the normal school calendar, students have been able to cope with the temporary changes made by the Ministry of Education to ensure that learning still goes on. This year…
August 19, 2022

Request For Expressions Of Interest

Request For Expressions Of Interest Consultant, Children's Book ProjectUweza Foundation is embarking on a new project that seeks to create local creative content to be consumed by children. Uweza will work with Kenyan authors and artists to develop a variety of creative stories for children between 4 and 12 years…
Bright FuturesPartnerships
July 27, 2022

Empowering Women through Business

Sustainable Development Goal 8 envisions a world with full and productive employment and decent jobs for all. Even though there are a lot of interventions by government, private and non-governmental sectors, the unemployment gap is yet to be closed.  Youth in rural and urban informal settlements are especially vulnerable when…
EventsPartnershipsUweza Art Gallery
July 1, 2022

Our Second Paint & Sip

We have had an artsy month and the highlight of this was our 2nd Paint & Sip held at Kofisi Africa's beautiful space in Karen. Thanks to the support of our partners, Kofisi, OAM Studios and Kuzi Trading Company as well as everyone who attended, it was a fun-filled night…
June 16, 2022

Super Cosmetics investing in Education

Education plays a critical role in achieving sustainable economic growth. One of the targets for Sustainable Development Goal 4, is to substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills,  in order to improve the number of decent jobs and entrepreneurs by…
Girls ClubPartnerships
May 29, 2022

Marking Menstrual Hygiene Day

According to the World Bank statistics, at least 500 million women and girls globally lack adequate facilities for menstrual hygiene management (MHM).  Every year on May 28, the work marks Menstrual Hygiene Day to help break the silence and build awareness about the fundamental role that good menstrual hygiene management…
EventsPartnershipsUweza Art Gallery
April 26, 2022

Uweza’s First Paint and Sip Event

While poets express themselves with words, visual artists do so with painting or drawing. Painting creates an opportunity to convey ideas, express emotion, use senses, explore color, explore process and outcomes, and create aesthetically pleasing works and experiences. Every year, the world celebrates Creativity & Innovation Day on the 21st…