Media, Advocacy and Coding Literacy Training for Girls

    

"Creating communities of empowered & technologically savvy young women, who are at the fore-front of activism and sparking social change"

Community Journalism

Training that addresses issues that affect historically marginalised voices thereby amplifying the voices of young women and helping to bring forth to the national media their perspectives which are often over-looked. Areas of focus in relation to women include; Health, Governance, Gender & Climate Change, and Science & Tech and Human & Women's Rights.

Coding

Coding

Teaching young women coding skills so they can create apps, computer software and websites that advance their media and advocacy work and gives them a competitive edge when they enter the job market.

Advocacy/Activism

Advocacy/Activism

Training girls to be community champions of change, who use their media and tech skills to lobby their local community & national governments to change and amend policies that discriminate against women/girls and introduce new policies, and laws that address their rights and freedom.

Mentorship

Mentorship

Offer one on one personalized mentoring that helps the young women break through the barriers of gender in media and tech, providing an extensive support system during and after the program. Fostering leadership development in media and advocacy.

Hubs

Hubs

Creating community hubs that serve as meeting and educational resource centres for young women interested or working in the tech and media industry.

Constultancy

Constultancy

Offering free/affordable short courses in Strategic Planning, Fundraising, Media and Communications training and consultancy for grassroots civic organizations operating in Zimbabwe.

OUR TEAM

Meet the team driving Girls Speak Out

About Girls Speak Out

Media, Advocacy and Coding Training for Girls

Who We Are

Girls Speak Out is a youth led media initiative that aims to develop the media, advocacy and coding literacy skills of young women between the ages of 14-24 living in Zimbabwe’s under-served communities through journalism, advocacy and code training, combined with civic leadership mentoring, designed to trigger community activism and bring about social change

Concact Details

  •   +263 774 649 105
  •   Bay 14, 247 Williams Way, Msasa Harare, Zimbabwe

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