Janice Ndegwa

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Janice is passionate about helping people realize their capacity to be active change agents in their communities. A proud nerd and an avid music fan, she has studied, lived, and worked in big cities, small towns, and villages across four continents in an effort to further understand how learning and capacity building, especially among youth and women, translates into social transformation. She holds an MSc in Global Health and Development from University College London (UCL), UK, and a BA in History and African Studies from Mount Holyoke College, U.S. Currently, she is a Leadership Studies Lecturer at the Akilah Institute for Women, Rwanda. She is excited to contribute her expertise and experience to the discourse of capacity building and professional development in East Africa.

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The Secret to Job Satisfaction? It’s Simpler Than You Think

A friend of mine is going through a difficult time at the moment. Many of her coworkers are about to be fired, because you know, budget cuts. For the past few weeks, they’ve been attending workshops about coping with job loss and how to transition into new jobs. Since no one knows who is about...