Re- launch YCJP Advert 2018 – Final

Theme: “The Good in my Community”

Sub-Theme: “peaceful coexistence and social cohesion”

Project Contact Person: Vincent Mwangi, Programme Officer, IPHRD-Africa

Email address:;;


NOTE: IPHRD- Africa is looking for youth from Nairobi County who are passionate about their community and are interested in telling others what is going on well in their communities.

Task: Capture, document and send us the good stories in their communities on “peaceful coexistence and social cohesion”.

Requirements: Very simple, you don’t have to be a journalist! You should be able to: write the short stories; analyze the situation and be able to assess which stories fall under the theme of the project; and meet deadlines. Basic knowledge of photography is considered an added advantage. Youth from slums and youth with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

You should also be able to attend a short meeting on the 8th March, 2018 in Nairobi from 2.30pm to 4pm to meet the project team, the editors and mentors.

How to apply: Please send an application letter and a sample article (300 words) on the theme of this project, expressing your interest to;; and   by 28  February 2018. Please note that this is a volunteer engagement and no remuneration will be paid.