Muslim Education and Welfare Association (MEWA) Information Center at American Corner (MIC-AC) Mombasa Librarian Biasha Omar Seif hosted a two-day social media workshop for over 150 youths from Mombasa. The attendees included form four graduates and university students.
The workshop was conducted by the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) and Jukumu Letu. The program covered training on blogging and effectively using Twitter and Facebook. BAKE Director of Training and Outreach Njeri Wangari shared experiences as a blogger and explained the basics of using content to empower citizen journalists. Ms. Wangari led discussions on connecting people through social media and how it is possible to improve the lives of community members for the better all through effective use of social media outlets.