Project Officer : Community Engagement
Ruth works under the community engage program and is responsible for planning and executing community engagement initiatives and managing partner youth groups. Her role involves interacting with the youth to inspire, empower and equip them with relevant tools to help improve, change and grow in their lives. She also educates the community on different social issues empowering them to find solutions and tackle them on their own.
She is a holder of Certificates in Digital Literacy, Social Value and Social Return on Investment and Photography. She has vast experience as a community mobilizer having worked with various community-based organizations to help empower the youth. Her previous work was with Community Media Trust, an organization that empowers young people in the media industry.
Her grail is to transform the lives of young people and equip them to be ambassadors of change in society. She believes in the power of active participation and ownership by the community.