George Town Library
Evolution of Libraries..
The name George is of an uncle who suffers from mental health but has a profound love for books and knowledge, am building a digital library with his name so his spirit will remain forever...
What problem does the idea help to solve and how does your solution work? (2,000 characters maximum)
Child Education is the key tool in fighting poverty, By digitizing the education systems through digital library'.
The generation of a community lays in its children.
Geography of focus (500 characters)
The geographical focus is Kenya in the following regions Mombasa, Nairobi, Turkana, Marsabit, Wajir etc
These are areas of different class; from towns to remote areas share the same problem , no free libraries for junior youth to go to.
Building Bridges: What bridge does your idea build between people on the move and neighbors towards a shared future of stability and promise? (500 characters)
Digital library will connect people and knowledge from across the world.
What human need is your idea solving for? (1,000 characters)
Knowledge is power!, Education brings Understanding; through communication a sense of sympathy and empathy will develop among communities.
What will be different within the community of focus as a result of implementing your idea? (1,000 characters)
The academic performance of regions that will have digital libraries will improve gradually over a period of time.
What is the inspiration behind your idea? (1,000 characters)
I know the importance of education in a community, it helps eradicate issues like tribalism,racism and stigma within communities that act as major hindrance of progression
Describe the dynamics of the community in which the idea is to be implemented. (1,000 characters)
We will synthesis the cultural and tribal stigma within communities through education.
How does your idea leverage and empower community strengths and assets to help create an environment for success? (1,000 characters)
Peace will be created through education, Since all children from all communities will learn to use the same facilities over time.
What other partners or stakeholders will work alongside you in implementing the idea, if any? (1,000 characters)
What part of the displacement journey is your solution addressing
Arriving and settling at a destination community
Tell us how you'd describe the type of innovation you are proposing
Channel: A new way to deliver existing products or services to customers or end users
Idea Proposal Stage
Early Adoption: We have completed a pilot and analyzed the impact of that pilot on the intended users of the idea. I have proof of user uptake (i.e. 16% to 49% of the target population or 1,000 to 50,000 users).
Group or Organization Name
Visionary Arc Company Limited
Tell us more about your group or organization [or lived experience as a displaced person?] (1000 characters)
We grew up in Urban places but we find few or No library for Kids, If we create an atmosphere that embraces the education through innovation, the future will be bright again.
Type of submitter
We are a Private Sector Corporation
Organization Headquarters: Country
Organization Headquarters: City / State