Applications are now open for The East Africa Social Innovation Safari 2014 which will be held from 6-17 April 2014 in Nairobi.

The Social Innovation Safari РEast Africa 2014 is an inaugural ten-day immersive learning experience organized by Amani Institute and The NEST -with the support of HIVOS and Kennisland. It is an opportunity for designers, social workers, academics, entrepreneurs, researchers, and practitioners from around Africa  and the world work together to solve real-life social problems.

20 people from East Africa and the world that fitting these criteria will be accepted:

  • Be a resident of an African country OR resident from any other country but working with African related issues
  • Have more than 2 years of work experience in a field related to social change
  • Be able to demonstrate a track record as a visionary individual with the courage and empathy to create social change.
  • Have the willingness to apply what they learnt during the Social Innovation Safari back in their home countries.

Participants in the program will use a collaborative, action-oriented and inherently social problem-solving approach to work on complex social issues and fin new solutions for them.

The final registration which will cost you USD500 date is 20th March. You can register here