Masterclass: Changemaking 101
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020
12:00am – 4:00pm
Are you are a Changemaker or planning to start a journey of creating sustainable change by solving community problems and advancing the Sustainable Development Goals?
Then sign up for the Masterclass: Changemaking 101 by Cameroon’s multiple award winning and internationally recognized Social Entrepreneur Emilia (Emily) Epeti Miki on the 26th of February, 2020. This event hosted by the Denis Miki Foundation in partnership with the American Corner, University of Buea has as goal to equip Cameroonians working in the field of development, entrepreneurship, activism and social change with the basic skills needed to excel both nationally and internationally for the advancement of the goals and sustainable development of our communities.
With limited spots reserved register today by filling out the registration form and making payments of your participation fee of 10,000frs before submitting your registration. Once we reach the desired number of participants we will close the application process. Tentatively, the deadline for registration as of now is the 18th of February, 2020. But if we meet our target number of participants we will close the registration even before the deadline as registration will be on a first come first serve basis.
Event CoordinatorEmilia (Emily) Epeti Miki, is the Founder/CEO of Denis Miki Foundation and Efeti Ventures. She is a dynamic Transformational Speaker, Writer and fierce Feminist. She is a Humanitarian Worker, Peacebuilder and Philanthropist. Working on the frontline, Emily has a proven record of developing sustainable programs, projects and coordinating and facilitating the implementation of community development programs, forums, networks, coalitions, alliances, focus group discussions, bootcamps, outreaches and projects on topics addressing gender equality, Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR), women and youth participation in peacebuilding, fighting inequality, protection of human rights, political participation, cultural and artistic activism. As a social entrepreneur, Emily works to reduce poverty through economic empowerment, mentorship and coaching. She currently facilitates capacity building trainings, women and youth empowerment trainings and projects, community and rural development outreach programs. Her projects have touched over 6 out of the 10 regions of Cameroon in the areas of health, education, countering violent extremism, food security, talent promotion, and wealth creation. Her work has increased impact substantially and has impacted over 15,000 youth, 5000 women and has made it possible for her to receive invitations to consult in the organization of several events from government institutions, international organisations and diplomatic missions. Emily is a Peacebuilder with Mediators Beyond Borders International USA, a 2019 Hiroshima Peacebuilder, 2018 Obama Leader, 2017 Mandela Washington Fellow, 2017 YALI Connect Camp alumni, 2017 YALI Emerging Leader, 2017 Queen Young Leader Runner Up, a World Pulse Change Maker and Voices of Our Future Leader, 2016 Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society. She is the Acting Coordinator of the International Women Leaders and a member of the South West and North West Women Task Force (SNWOT). Ranked one of the 50 most influential young Cameroonians, she is an Actress & Producer with the Cameroon Film Industry. Emily holds a Masters of Arts degree in International Relations in the option of International Communication and Public Action from the International Relations Institute of Cameroon and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Buea. She is a multiple award winner, an action and impact oriented social justice and gender activist. Find out more about Emily Here
Event LocationAmerican Corner
University of Buea
Buea, South West, 237