President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto on Sunday Sept, 8th 2013 unveiled the Sh6 billion Uwezo Fund, a culmination of the Jubilee Coalition’s pledge of propelling the youth and women to the centre of national prosperity.
What is Uwezo Fund?
Uwezo Fund stems from the outcome of the last general election during which His Excellency the President made a pledge to allocate the Kshs. 6 Billion meant for Presidential run-off to youth and women groups.
Why the Uwezo Fund?
The objectives of the Uwezo Fund are:
Who qualifies as a beneficiary of the Uwezo Fund?
Any Registered Youth and Women groups qualifies to be a beneficiary of the Uwezo Fund
What is the eligibility criterion for the Uwezo Fund?
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto are tickled by TV comedians Mchungaji and Mtumishi during the launch of Uwezo Fund at the University of Nairobi grounds - Sept 9th 2013.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto admire a hand woven plastic bag at an exhibition during the launch of Uwezo Fund at the University of Nairobi grounds - Sept 9th 2013.