KampaBits is a youth based organization that uses ICT multimedia creatively to improve the lives of less privileged youth from the non-formal settlement. The target population for KampaBits is vulnerable youth mostly from the informal settlements. These youth are faced with many socio-economic challenges that hinder them from progressing in life and making meaningful contribution to their societies. Key among these challenges is Lack of employment which leaves the youth idle and despaired and leads them to engaging in vices such as drug abuse, prostitution, theft among others. The major cause of unemployment among these youth is their inability to access skills and funds.
KampaBits is offering ICT training for these youth to give them skills to enable them engage in gainful income generating activities. The training is conducted in three levels/stages which include taught theory and practicals’ and hands on training through internship. The training curricula is based on creativity and encompasses marketable applications including web-design and development. The beneficiaries are also offered entrepreneurship training to give them self-reliance skills in business planning and management. This gives them capacity to develop and actualize ideas and engage in self-employment. The programm also aims at linking these youth to financial facilities to enable them access funds to start and strengthen their own innovative ideas.