• COVID-19
  • 3 Apr 2020

In a socially-distanced world, Shujaaz Inc’s SMS, USSD and social media channels allow us to stay in 24/7 contact with our network of 7.5m young people. Our GroundTruth briefs provide a weekly insight into the impacts of COVID-19 and associated quarantine measures on the lives of young people in East Africa.

This week, as partial lock- down and curfew measures have come into force in Kenya, stories from our fans are a stark reminder that the responses to COVID-19 must be tailored to their context; balancing the immediate threat of poverty, alongside the public-health crisis.

To download this week’s GroundTruth brief, click the link above.


Read further insights from our team on how the lives of young people are being impacted by COVID-19

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