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Global Peace Foundation Kenya's Education division partnered with the Center for Mathematics Science and Technology in Africa (CEMASTEA), the Embassy of Ireland, the Ministry of Education and other partners to celebrate World Science Day through environmental projects and an interactive workshop
Published on 01/02/2018
Global Peace Foundation (GPF) Kenya partner, the Centre for Mathematics, Science  and Technology Education in Africa (CEMASTEA), hosted the Third Planning Meeting for Multi-Sec
Published on 30/10/2017
Global Peace Foundation (GPF) Kenya participated in a one-day capacity building workshop under the theme, “Authentic and Necessary Leadership” after receiving an IBM grant awarded to GPF in its efforts to transform education in Kenya.
Published on 12/10/2017

Project Details

Leap Hubs is a Leadership and Entrepreneurship program piloted in Kenya in 2015, that provide guidance and space in secondary schools for highly motivated students to explore their ideas and learn what it takes to become business and social entrepreneurs. In Leap Hubs spaces students gain valuable skills including leadership, innovation, marketing, problem solving, product development, finance, and  planning. In 2015, the Global Peace Foundation Kenya secured partnerships with Airtel, UN Habitat, Intel, Oracle, Chandaria Foundation, to introduce Leap Hubs in 24 public secondary schools. 96 business and social enterprise ideas were in various levels of incubation by the end of 2015. 

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