“Re-evaluating Value Systems for Social Transformation” The 8th Annual National Secondary Schools Student Leaders Conference.

I (Lisa) had the pleasure of accompanying the new East African Institute programs manager, Soraiya Shah, to The 8th Annual National Secondary Schools Student Leaders Conference. The theme of the event was “Re-evaluating Value Systems for Social Transformation” and we attended to discuss statistics found in the EAI Kenyan Youth Survey. 1500 student leaders from different […]

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Nairobi Urban Thinkers Campus ”The City Youth Need, The World They Want”

Last week Jeremy and I (Lisa) attended the UN Habitat: Urban Thinkers Conference “The City Youth Need, The World They Want.” Professionals and Youth from 14 countries came together to discuss the value of youth voices. Representatives from The World Urban Campaign, UN Habitat, and UNMGCY spoke about youth’s influence on the New Urban Agenda […]

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New in Nairobi.

I am Lisa, the newest QES intern from the University of the Fraser Valley. I start my internship tomorrow with Aga Khan University and the East Africa Institute in Nairobi, Kenya. I am joining current Intern, Jeremy Wagner, to support supermarket research focused on the procurement of produce, meats, and poultry. We will be considering […]

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