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Director of Global Peace Foundation Kenya, Daniel Juma, was a guest on Kenya’s KTN News Life and Style segment on December 1st to discuss Global Peace Education initiatives: Leadership and Entrepreneurship Hubs (LEAP Hubs) and

Published on 06/12/2016

The Global Peace Foundation and sponsors like Aritel, Samsung and the Chandaria Foundation hosted an Innovators Boot Camp for students from the 60 students from area Leap Hubs, entreprenurial incubation centers at local high schools.

Published on 23/08/2016

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. 

Leap Hubs Factsheet (pdf)