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Stretchers Youth Organization

Mombasa, Kenya
Joined November 2017

We work in Mombasa Kenya. Our three thematic areas are sexual reproductive health, human rights and governance. Our approach is artistic expression, dialogue, community forums and advocacy

Presence in: Kenya
Focus: Access to Information, Citizenship, Education, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Peace-building, Women's Rights

Promoting human rights, peace, capacity development and enhancement of sexual reproductive health education among youths and women with a view of building sustainable communities

People Associated With This Organization

Dickson Okong'o

Kenya  
Stretchers Youth Organization
Joined November 2017
Interests: Access to Information, Governance, Women's Rights
I have seven years experience on human right advocacy and governance work and skilled on administration and leadership management with broad understanding of the SDGs and the vision 2030. I am the executive director and co-founder of Stretchers Youth Organization. I believe in possibility through persistence, commitment and dedication in whatever I do and strongly passionate about the social economic development of the youths.

When I see others denied basic rights or their needs not met, it makes me feel that more is yet to be done by me. I am envisioned to see a society where humanity is being valued? I believe that all people deserve a basic living standard, basic rights and basic respect, and thus why am always motivated to advocate for this. I have grown attached to the people I lead and their successes and failures feel like my successes and failures. Through joining the platform this will be a better opportunity to network and share experience with different partners, who wo
Dickson Okong'o is the network champion (main point of contact) for Stretchers Youth Organization.

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