The project aiming to teach Youth from Micheweni Rural District of Pemba Island on the use new information technology for their development agendas.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Pemba ,Zanzibar – Tanzania
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
Micheweni Rural is a Pemba Island remote villages, most young people in schools and out of Schools has no access to information on various issues such as reproductive health education,HIV and even acces of inforamtion for their studies. I would like to work with them knowing that through sharing information using new technologies will help alot these groups.
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
The type of news,stories that will be created are such as:
Information on day to day school studies as for many students faces loss of learning materials.
Youth will learn on their reproductive health,the area dominated with early marraiges.
Youth will be trained to produce Audio program which will be aired in youth groups.
I will use Digital Video in the form of Projector Screen in the training
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
This project will be implemented in collaboration with local Radio, called Micheweni Community Radio, the training will be conducted in the Radio building and trained youth will have chance to train others.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
The project will train ten (10) youth five female and five male .
Partcipants will be selected in base of age between 18 to 25 yrs in school youth.
They will be binded with special participation condition,day to day attendances and training perfomances will be monitored and evaluated, They will be TOT working group.
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
The project will need at least one laptop computer,and 5 digital voice recorder.
Khatib Juma Mjaja
This Project will be implemented by Myself