Promote Children Participation in Kenya

 
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Organize and Facilitating conference
    By - Gichuki Francis - CEO
    This the first time TYSA was organizing children voices conference. We are very delighted with the success of this inaugural event. It was held in Makutano secondary school where ovr 10 primary schools participated The stakeholders were equally impressed “I can’t believe this is the young man who was quite, shy,...
    • 3 months ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Empowered to SAY NO
    By - Gichuki Francis - Chief Executive Officer
    Over 100 children participated in community sensitization on issues affecting them in Trans nzoia county last month Communities in Kitale are farmers with large and small scale farmers. Communities engage in different activities:Fish farming, planting of maize, tree planting to conserve the environment, Charcoal burning,...
    • 7 months ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    TYSA HAS A NEW BOARD!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Chief Executive Officer
    Happy new year!!! You have been a blessing to TYSA over the year! Your continued support has ensured that we grow to reach out to the vulnerable children and youth. You have also supported our Organizational Development and strengthned our management system. On 28th December 2013, TYSA elected a new board for the next 3...
    • 11 months ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has received 2 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Rights Highligted
    By - Gichuki Francis - Execcutive Director
    Over 300 children drawn from four primary schools, namely Sinoko, Sitamani, Chep-koiyo and Saiwa participated in the forum under the guidance of key stakeholders who had expertise on different thematic areas. The panelists comprised representatives from the police, judiciary, youth office, ministry of medical services and...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Inspired by Danish Gymnasts
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Its very rare in this sideo dthe ocuntry side to receive visitors form abroad. TYSA has has a long...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Post card; Truly Inspiring work!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Keeping contacts a Live Last year 2012 in October, at the first ever East Africa Streetworldworld forum in Kigali Rwanda, Gichuki and Ojilo from TYSA meet Sara and Katy from Soccer Without Border (SWB) Uganda. These interactions created opportunity for greater understand about what organizations are doing in the region. As...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Input into TYSA new Strategic Plan
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear. Warm greetings from TYSA.We hope this email finds you well and in good health. An organization that started 10 years ago as Self Help Group then to a Community Based Organization has now been transformed into an NGO. TYSA is currently undergoing a significant moment in its history. We are developing our next 5 year...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Input into TYSA new Strategic Plan
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear. Warm greetings from TYSA.We hope this email finds you well and in good health. An organization that started 10 years ago as Self Help Group then to a Community Based Organization has now been transformed into an NGO. TYSA is currently undergoing a significant moment in its history. We are developing our next 5 year...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    New Year Post Card
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    New Year Post Card Dear TYSA friend At TYSA we are proud to serve over 5,000 children by providing safe and inclusive play across the Trans Nzoia County. Everywhere children depend on TYSA coaches, football facilities to have safe and productive play sessions and our education scholarships. They're also learning more...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has received 2 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Alex Learns the Role of Speaker
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    We have been following our beneficiaries to hear what they have benfitted from our project. Tthis time we hear from Alex: Am Alex Mosweta, 16 years old. I am the speaker of the junior assembly in organization. I have been speaker for the last 3 years since the parliament started in 2010.Form this I gain courage and...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children for Peace in Kenya
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    My name is Joseph and Iam 9 years old. I remember that Thursday morning when we left very early 14 of us to go to Laikipia about 400 kilometers away from Kitale for participate in football for peace. I was so excited and happy. When we reached Laikipia, we slept in the tents and we played with small children of our age. We...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children start to question society
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    We have started witnessing signs of child participation and involvement. They are now questioning their own society! Children are on high alert about their rights and desire to be involved in the issues affecting them. One case is where the children in one of the local primary school feel the teachers should involve them...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Holiday Well Spent!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    As shared in our last report, we did organize the December Holiday Play sessions which was to mark the 10th anniversary of our organization. This brought all the programs, stakeholders and partners together. This was one of the most exciting activities that TYSA has organized in the recent past. It was an event that lasted...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has received 3 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Holiday Play
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    ‘My two daughters Knight and Grace participate in the Holiday play events organized at TYSA. This has helped them to manage their holiday time well and they learn life skills. Before TYSA set up this holiday play event, my daughters used to be idle and often conflict was the order of the day. Today, I am very happy...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Support Junior Leadership and Mentorship Camp
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear Friend, We have recently used  $400 to help establish the junior assemblies for children under 14 years.  Thanks to your help, the children are able to meet, debate and provide solutions to the problems facing them.  The children have elected their leaders who now sit in the management team of...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Memorable Experience!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    The journey started on 20th June 2011 from Kitale to Nairobi at 7:24am. We arrived at Kitale town at exactly ten minutes past eight. From there we took Matunda bus to Nairobi. Arriving at Nairobi we went to where we were supposed to stay. The following day morning we went to St Benedict Catholic Church to pick Kampala coach...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Support Children to Participate in East Africa Cup
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    East Africa Cup 2011 Over 116 youth teams gather in Tanzania from 21st to 27th June 2011 from, Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Burundi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Norway for the East Africa Cup soccer tournament in Moshi Tanzania. TYSA for the first time will be participating in this annual event. It a great opportunity for...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children ' Parliament' Launched
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Children ‘Parliament’ Launched The program has grown to embrace various stakeholders in child development. It has built the capacities of children and parents to discuss openly issues affecting them. The program is playing a vital coordination and consultative role in the schools and community where TYSA works...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Great Times for Children- The Future is Bright!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Festive season always provide perfect opportunity for the children to interact and have fun! For the second year running, TYSA has organized children fun day! This year, some children had an opportunity to swim in a modern swimming pool. This was a blend of children from the local community and those in town with some...
    • 4 years ago
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    • ECleere
      ECleere It is wonderful to see pictures of the kids enjoying themselves, and excellent to read about how they will be gaining valuable leadership and organizational skills as Clerks, Councilors, etc. Thanks for the update!
      • 4 years ago
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    • Gichuki Francis
      Gichuki Francis Dear Ecleere, we are very grateful for your compliments. We lookfoward to taking this great task ahead. Warm Regards and Happy New year
      • 4 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Now Reporting Abuse Cases
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    For the first time, children and parents discussed domestic budgeting together in the open forum. Capacities of the coordinator build around monitoring, investigation and evaluation of child abuse cases. This has enabled him to resolve the crisis which affected some of the girls in schools e.g. mwanga primary and kirita...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has received 5 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    TYSA WINS MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS AWARD
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    TYSA WINS MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS AWARD IN KENYA TYSA emerged top on Inaugural Millennium Development Goal No. 3: Promoting gender equality and empowering women. The MDGs Trust Fund Kenya was the main organizer of this event which was held on 10th September 2010 at the National Museum of Kenya. Other partners include;...
    • 4 years ago
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    • ECleere
      ECleere Many, many congratulations! You truly deserve this reward for all of your hard work.
      • 4 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Irene and Edith Participates in Children voices Conference in Nairobi
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    The 2010 “Children’s Voices” conference was held on Saturday 3rd July 2010 at Nairobi Primary School and the theme was: “Your Constitution, Our Constitution- Our Future”. This year’s theme is a critical area of concern for children as right owners and other duty bearers. For the first time ever,TYSA send two...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Finally Parents Listening to Children
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    During the day of the africa child celebrations on 16th June 2010, children for the very first in an open forum shared with their parents. It is not usual for children especially in the rural areas to tell their parents what they want or feel. 'I felt very good today.It is a day I will not forget it. For the very time, I...
    • 4 years ago
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    Lies On The Proposed Constititon
    Transcribed by HotSun Foundation
    There is propaganda being spread to the community by people who want to vote against the proposed draft. They are subjected to being hoodwinked as some cannot read and comprehend. The TYSA organization has started educating locals on the contentions issues.
    • 4 years ago
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    Civic Education
    TYSA has been conducting civic education on proposed constitution to the community as a way of letting every community member know it.
    • 4 years ago
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    Corruption Free Society
    The TYSA organization has been represented in youth seminars that are aimed at eliminating corruption at individual and community level.
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Safe Space provided for children
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Over the last month of December, over 100 children participated in various activities organuzed to keep them off child labour. Plays, games and sports were organized at the TYSA sports ground. ' I felt very safe here. At home they give me so much work an dhave no time to play' Susan, 9years old. We want to thank for...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    No Christmas for children as Child labour Increases
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Child Labour on the Increase No Christmas for Children as they work to look for money In this month of December, when schools have closed, hundreds of children are subjected to a lot of child labour. Each day in one village called Sokomoko, about 100 children leave their homes to go to maize farms to look for work to...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has received 7 donations
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Give more-Get More Challenge
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear Friend Give More - Get More Challenge Thank you for your continued support to TYSA.We wanted to let you know about an exciting opportunity that we are participating in through our partners, GlobalGiving. When a donation is made to our project; Promote Children Participation www.globalgiving.com/3843 on...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Strengthening of Children Network
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    National Workshop on Monitoring Violence against Children We are a member of Kenya Alliance for Advancement of Children Rights. Our Executive Director was in Mombasa attending a national workshop on monitoring violence against children 12th to 15th October 2009. The workshop focused on helping civil societies to...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    CHILDREN PARTICIPATE IN UN GLOBAL PEACE GAMES
    By - Gichuki Francis - Execuctive Director
    Children Participate in UN Global Peace Games 122 Children participated in this year UN Peace games on the 21st September 2009. The children Rights Club organized the event at the TYSA sports ground. Children participated in various sporting activities including soccer and tug of war. They had lots of fun!! Susan, 16...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya posted a progress report
    Children Launch Children Rights Club
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    32 children aged below 18 years old form 5 primary schools launched children Rights Club last Weekend at the TYSA Girls Resource Centre. The children said they have been abused for along time and time has come fo rthem to defend themselves by knowing their rights. ' I have been denied access to school by my parents...
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  • Promote Children Participation in Kenya has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Gichuki Francis

Executive Officer
KITALE, Kenya

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