Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
Explain your project in details:
Specific Objectives i. To enable youth in solving various social and economic problems through technology, innovation and entrepreneurship The event will bring people from different organization and they will speak to the audience about the importance and application of information technology in real life, youth economic empowerment, mindset transformation and current opportunities to excel in entrepreneurial practices. ii. To connect youth and young entrepreneurs to network and share their ideas There will be a networking moment where by stakeholders, speakers, youths and small entrepreneurs will seat in groups for networking and have their ideas, contacts and life experience shared to one another. iii. To train youth about growth mindset versus fixed mindset and how it can be applied in studies and other lives aspects There will be a speaker who will describe exploit about fixed and growth mindset and their differences so that the audience will learn about their inner intelligence. iv. To provide opportunity for various stakeholders who deals with youth and social development to meet with their targeted group There are some organizations who are dealing with youth and young entrepreneurs in different aspects and it may happen that their target group does not know much about them and their dealings, so it will be an opportunity that the group will meet with those stakeholders. v. To lead youth and stakeholders on social developments towards human centered design in solving various problems On the event we will introduce the Human centered design, which most of people do not know its existence and their dealings. ones of the innovative approaches we use is Participatory event where there will be a room for both speakers and participants to challenge each other. another approach is design thinking where we will be inviting the targeted people and discuss about their challenges or needs.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
Expected Outcomes This program is expected to yield the following upon its implementation, i. It will enable youth and small entrepreneurs in solving various social and economic problems through technology, innovation and entrepreneurship ii. It will empower youth to engage themselves into entrepreneurial activities and increase access to financial services. iii. It will provide opportunity for various stakeholders who deals with youth and social development to meet with their targeted groups iv. It will lead youth and stakeholders on social developments towards human centered design in solving various problems v. it will create technological mindsets to youth because many of speakers will be sharing new ideas and developing many ideas and especially on national trending things, like now here in Tanzania there is an issue of stopping the use of plastic bags so it needs a lot of ideas and inventions to help that movement.
Sustainability and future plans
Business model. The expected partners The united republic of tanzania government, TEDx majengo tanzania, Rlabs tanzania and others coming on the proggress. The main activities, Hosting talks events (YPAIN TALKS) Connecting youth with stakeholders by hosting YPAIN CONNECT which will be a platform for youth to specifically connect with the stakeholders regarding to their interests and dealings. the targeted group is youth because they are the ones with potential and they can do things strongly and easily start new things regarding to technology, innovation and entrepreneurship generally. on the financial source after the two pilots of these events the participants will be paying for entrance tickets so that will be a financial source. the future plans for YPAIN is to have spread YPAIN events all over the country when I mean in colleges to be YPAIN talk in college X and all the cities to have people hosting YPAIN events so it will happen like a network To have more than three hundred people on every event.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
I have skills and passion in innovation and dealing with youth for three years now, and these started when I was finding much about shaping youth, teaching about leadership, computers and technology so some organizations found that i might be having potential and I can help other youth on those sides so I started working with different organizations and that made me to got a chance of working with more than three organizations on youth facilitation, leading IT department at RLABS Tanzania organization and also developed my skills on the designing side on the graphic designing so now I also have classes of graphic designing.