Mbona Social Distancing to Fight Coronavirus (Covid-19)?

As we wait for scientists and healthcare professionals to develop a vaccine for COVID-19, there is another, more readily available tool at our disposal. Social distancing, defined as measures taken to reduce physical contact, is the first line of defense for containing an infectious disease like COVID-19. That’s because these infections spread when people cough, sneeze, […]

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Project Manager Vacancy

Mukuru Youth Initiative (MuYI) is seeking a professional and motivated individual to join its team for a Project Manager (PM), based in the Nairobi, Mukuru Kwa Reuben, MuYI HUB. Mukuru Youth Initiative (MuYi) focuses on youth empowerment through civic engagement, social enterprise, and artistic expression. Since establishment in 2015, MuYi has created a robust and […]

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Stay Fresh “Its a fight with Corona” – Mukuru All Stars – Lyrics

CHORUS  – ELEANORStaaaaaaaaaaaayStay fresh It’s a fight with Corona Ni real hii corona (Its real this Corona) VERSE 1 – LOVE-E MGENGE Pamoja tunasimama hakuna kuogopa tena, (Together we stand we won’t fear again)Corona inatutisha imefanya dunia jela,  (Although corona is making the world lock down)Bad social media twapotezana masela, (Bad social media is misleading […]

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Myths about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

People of all ages CAN be infected by the coronavirus. Older people, and people with pre-existing medical conditions (such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease) appear to be more vulnerable to becoming severely ill with the virus. ❄ Cold weather and snow CANNOT kill the coronavirus. ☀ The coronavirus CAN be transmitted in areas with hot […]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What is COVID-19?  COVID-19 is a disease caused by a new strain of coronavirus. ‘CO’ stands for corona, ‘VI’ for virus, and ‘D’ for disease. Formerly, this disease was referred to as ‘2019 novel coronavirus’ or ‘2019-nCoV.’ The COVID-19 virus is a new virus linked to the same family of viruses as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and […]

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Tamu Festival 1st Edition

On 7th March 2020 we held the first edition of the Tamu Festival, the event is focused on creating a fan space for children and youth to have fun and showcase their talents. On this first edition we focused on Consent and what it means when children are in the picture. we highlighted the importance […]

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Kuwa Freshi – Anti Cholera Campaign

Kuwa Freshi Campaign. Kuwa Freshi is a campaign by Mukuru Youth Initiative (MuYI) in partnership with Oxfam Kenya that is meant to raise awareness of cholera and promote prevention in Mukuru and around Kenya. Mukuru Youth Initiative is a youth art organization within Mukuru slums; MuYI uses art to advocate for different issues affecting the […]

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Volunteer Project Manager for the MuYI HUB

@MuYI Hub seeks to recruit volunteers to be part of the #MuYIHuB. The volunteers will play a critical role in ensuring programs for the HUB run and also will be an excellent experience to interact with creative individuals from Mukuru. Program Manager Job Summary The Project manager will be directly in charge of the MuYI […]

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MuYI HUB

Civic Engagement – Youth Leadership Development & Civic Engagement activities and programs involve youth leaders in improving their community while developing themselves and their capacity to become agents of change. Arts and Expression – Through creative expression, young people hone their ability  to communicate, acquire cultural literacy, gain industry knowledge, and, most importantly, develop their voice as […]

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