OGWENO STEPHEN COHOSTS THE LAUNCH OF THE YOUNG HEALTH PROGRAMME PHASE 2 IN KENYA

The 26th of May was an incredible day as I cohosted the launch of the #YoungHealthProgramme together with Dr Sylvia Vito of AstraZeneca. The phase two of the Young Health Programme shows incredible commitment from AstraZeneca and Plan International in empowering young people to take control of their life especially with chronic or long term conditions like Cancer, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular diseases amongstContinue reading “OGWENO STEPHEN COHOSTS THE LAUNCH OF THE YOUNG HEALTH PROGRAMME PHASE 2 IN KENYA”

OGWENO STEPHEN FEATURED ON KORE MAGAZINE AS THE COVER MODEL AND MAIN STORY

Kore Magazine is a product of Kore Potential, an organization whose ethos is improving potential of leaders through corporate training and leadership development. Kore Magazine aims at celebrating those leaders and trailblazers in various fields with the aim of inspiring other leaders out there to embrace their potential. I was privileged to be the coverContinue reading “OGWENO STEPHEN FEATURED ON KORE MAGAZINE AS THE COVER MODEL AND MAIN STORY”

KEY LESSONS AND LEARNINGS FROM JUDGING THE HULT PRIZE NAIROBI REGIONALS

The Hult Prize is an annual, year-long competition that crowd-sources ideas from university level students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, energy, and education. For more than a decade, the Hult Prize Foundation has been transforming how young people envision their own possibilities asContinue reading “KEY LESSONS AND LEARNINGS FROM JUDGING THE HULT PRIZE NAIROBI REGIONALS”

SOCIAL INNOVATION WAREHOUSE PROGRAMME: MY EXPERIENCE AND WHY EVERY ENTREPRENEUR SHOULD APPLY.

The Social Innovation Warehouse is a free capacity building program designed by and for social entrepreneurs to develop your project into a sustainable organization, connect with peers and other major stakeholders and reach the visibility that can lead to great partnerships. Having been a part of this programme I must say this is an intenseContinue reading “SOCIAL INNOVATION WAREHOUSE PROGRAMME: MY EXPERIENCE AND WHY EVERY ENTREPRENEUR SHOULD APPLY.”

OGWENO STEPHEN FEATURE BY YALI

Here is an excerpt of my recent feature in the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). WHAT IS YALI? The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by former President of the United States Barack Obama as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leadersContinue reading “OGWENO STEPHEN FEATURE BY YALI”

MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS ANTHOLOGY BOOK TOURS

The Mental Health Anthology continues to do rounds and book tours reaching out to young people to encourage conversations on mental health. Mental health has increasingly become a topic of concern especially with the COVID 19 pandemic which locked in our young people indoors. More people are moving into depression and anxiety and our mainContinue reading “MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS ANTHOLOGY BOOK TOURS”

OGWENO LISTED AS AMOUNG TOP 100 MOST INFLUENCIAL YOUTH IN AFRICA IN 2020

So, I just recieved news that i was listed as one of the 100 most influencial young people in Africa in 2020 alongside the likes of Bobi Wine and Aya Chebi As you would imagine this came as a shock and a very humbling recognition, it means that someone is watching, it means that weContinue reading “OGWENO LISTED AS AMOUNG TOP 100 MOST INFLUENCIAL YOUTH IN AFRICA IN 2020”

THE MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS ANTHOLOGY BOOK LAUNCH

It’s finally out and I need your support! Hey hello there and a good morning. So today i bring you some lovely news and an opportunity for you to directly support me and the work we do. So, on February 28th I’m launching my third book, *THE MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS ANTHOLOGY* co- authored with anContinue reading “THE MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS ANTHOLOGY BOOK LAUNCH”

LETS TALK BOOKS: ZERO TO ONE BY PETER THIEL BOOK REVIEW.

Thiel, a founder of PayPal and the data analytics firm Palantir, might be best known for his idiosyncrasies, which helped inspire the character of Peter Gregory in the HBO series Silicon Valley.We reviewed his book Zero to one with Stephen Onyango on our monthly book review series on facebook. Here is a link to theContinue reading “LETS TALK BOOKS: ZERO TO ONE BY PETER THIEL BOOK REVIEW.”