Leonida Odongo

Joined Oct 2008
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Bio

About Me

I am a social justice enthusiast with a passion for working with smallholder farmers ,university students , rural women networks and communities negatively affected by climate change.I consider myself a change agent .I have a passion for empowering marginalised groups.I also write articles to amplify community experiences .

My greatest moment is when I see communities able to overcome barrier affecting them, being able articulate their issues and make demands on relevant entities.

My Vision

A world where there is no marginalisation based on any social marker.

Needs

Collaborations on project implementation
Access to diverse skills
Opportunities to collaborative resource mobilisation on social justice

Abilities

I have expertise in the following :
Project Planning & Management
Human rights education
Movement building
Women empowerment
Youth

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityEmpowering GirlsGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen and the EnvironmentWomen in LeadershipWomen in Technology

Posts

Activity

Leonida Odongo commented on Its ajob related to world pulse Sep 16 Leonida Odongo commented on My Propeller Sep 10 Leonida Odongo commented on Smile! Sep 08 Leonida Odongo commented on Migration and Africa's Youth Sep 08 Leonida Odongo commented on Women and Resistance : Learning from our African Heroines Sep 08 Leonida Odongo commented on Art and Social Justice Sep 06 Leonida Odongo commented on With a camera around my neck, a keyboard in my hands. Aug 31 Leonida Odongo commented on Covid-19 : A Crisis, a New Normal and Community Organising Aug 31 Leonida Odongo commented on Her triumphant tears Aug 29 Leonida Odongo commented on No place to Hide! Repression, Activism and Shrinking Civic Spaces Aug 25 Leonida Odongo commented on Carrying Your Parents’ Weight Aug 24 Leonida Odongo commented on The real life of a Tanzanian girl child Aug 24 Leonida Odongo commented on In Memory of Vweta: We will not forget your name Aug 23 Leonida Odongo commented on Seeing Red: Celebrating the Unsung Hero-Kenya’s Menstrual Daddy Aug 12 Leonida Odongo commented on Ambassadors Thrive on Thursdays Jul 31 Leonida Odongo commented on Remember the girl child her place is not only in the kitchen Jul 31 Leonida Odongo commented on Mental ill-health :The Lurking Intruder Jul 29 Leonida Odongo commented on Role of Feminist Transformational Leadership in Enhancing Women's Participation in Leadership Jul 14 Leonida Odongo commented on As an African child I grew up romanticising America, and now I am in mourning Jul 09 Leonida Odongo commented on WORLDPULSE helped me heal after a very traumatic event Jul 06 Leonida Odongo loved THE NEED FOR TECHNOLOGY FOR ALL NOW MORE THAN EVER May 09 Leonida Odongo loved Community Paralegals and access to Climate Justice Jan 02, 2017