- January 31, 2021
- Posted by: Grace Adhiambo Orao
- Category: Activity 5.2
The use of arts based approach is limited to young people.Not many people aged above 50 years pay attensio or relate with arts.This makes the use of arts not inclusive and has very limited scope.
Author:Grace Adhiambo Orao
Grace Adhiambo Orao is a 24 years old Kenyan and founder of Women Volunteers for Peace community based organisation. An initiative that operates in the rural Western region part of Kenya that promotes and supports the role of young people especially women in peacebuilding through mentorship programs on human rights advocacy, leadership , trauma informed healing framework, mental health awareness and sexual reproductive health rights non-violence. Further she is a certified trainer in trauma healing .Ms. Grace is a trained mediator who is very passionate about women, peace and security. In addition she is a young women mediation ambassador. She also runs a program with students called TALK IT OUT which provides a safe space for the girls and young women to talk about their emotions, worries and stories generally to inspire the world. She is a part time, final year student and student leader at the University of Nairobi, Kisumu campus pursuing bachelors in project planning and management.