Dike Clement (CEO Africommunity Tech Dev) – Civic Engagement through Civic Skills and Photojournalism

Date grant awarded: March 24, 2019

The Civic Engagement through Civic Skills and Photojournalism project seeks to address the educational need of school children on civic leadership needed for participation in Nigeria. Dike Clement, the Executive Director of Africommunity Technology Development Center will coordinate this project along with professional trainers.

The aim of the project is to promote civic participation among 100 school children through photo journalism, civic leadership, storytelling, and social media skills, leading to a book donation to 100 students that will improve community awareness issues. Dike realizes the relevance of this work as everyone these days uses social media, making them a citizen journalist.