Media Training & Amplifying Youth Voices
Offering paid, intensive training and community journalism opportunities for youths who want to grow their reporting, engagement and leadership skills.
YFL provides training, resources, and platform for youths by providing a creative outlet for young individuals to publish and showcase their talents in writing, content creating, and storytelling.
Located in Nairobi and working with partners throughout Kenya, we provide hands-on training for youths to produce contents while collaborating with professionals and peers to share their contents and learn marketable skills in media and digital technology.
Our free training and mentoring programs also provide the youths with payments for content produced and used on our platform to ensure they earn an income while studying.
12 Months Media Training
Our hands-on media training program provides opportunities for youths to develop job-ready skills for the media, creative and screen industries. These are provided through short elective courses around key skills through face-to-face, conferences, webinars, seminars, and self guided online learning while working in our paid placement to undertake local media projects.
Training Program Contents
We are looking for passionate people who want to build journalism and creative media skills while amplifying youth voices in Kenya. Applications and training are on a rolling basis. We thus review applications as they are submitted and accept participants until all slots are filled.