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Imara Youth Democracy Talks

With half of the world’s population being under 30, the continued survival of democracy is highly dependent on buy-in and support among youth.  Young people, particularly those from marginalised groups, are systematically underrepresented in public affairs, including in parliaments, political…

Imara Women Democracy Talks

The inclusion of women and enhancing their place in leadership remains unfinished, particularly in relation to women’s civil and political rights. Democratic governance stands on two pillars, the first is representative and participatory. Making the distinction between representation in terms…

Meet the My Health My Data Youth Ambassadors 2023

In advocating for a health data governance framework, Imara Leadership Initiative (ILI) Tanzania in partnership with Transform Health aims to engage young people, community members and politicians in the discussion on how we can build trust in the collection, use, management, sharing and disposal of our personal health data.

‘My Data,Our Health’ Youth Ambassadors 2023 – Tanzania 

Background Where is my Data? In advocating for a health data governance framework, Imara Leadership Initiative (ILI) Tanzania in partnership with Transform Health aims to engage young people, community members and politicians in the discussion on how we can build trust in the collection,…

The African Union COVID-19 Vaccination Bingwa Initiative

During the AU Assembly of Heads of State and Government (HoSG) Summit, February 2022, the AU COVID-19 Champion, H.E. President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa, presented a comprehensive report, which was endorsed, on the pandemic situation in Africa and made…

Results from Youth Engagement With Border Communities.

The results from Youth Engagement With Border Communities on the Fight Against Cross Border Transmission of COVID-19 in the East African Community report draws on several months of national and regional youth virtual and in person interviews, awareness raising activities…

The My Data, Our Health Campaign

The My Data, Our Health campaign is starting a public and political conversation on the following questions. We call for a global health data governance framework to create trust between individuals and organisations that their health data is being used…