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Please tell us how leadership training would help you to make an even greater impact on the social innovation field.
As a Director to the organisation l believe that connecting to other Changemakers will help improve our social outreach programmes and even broaden our networking channels. This would in turn lead to collaborations with other changemakers and idea sharing to access the viability of ideas and giving feedback. Moreso, considering that most innovator are emerging it might be worthwhile to learn from their success stories on how they achieved certain goals in their countries or communities. Therefore, lm positive that such a training is very beneficiary.
Please enclose a short personal biography.
Cheteni enjoys bringing social change to communities and creating solutions to problems. As a result he is a World Bank certified Social Innovator. Currently he is the Director of Nkanyiso Education and Sustainability Centre, an NPO he founded. He is also serving as the Chairman of the World Youth Government representing the African continent. Also, he is serving as a Google Student Ambassador Advisor representing the Sub Sahara. Cheteni is a Kairos Fellow impacting disadvantaged communities with entrepreneurship skills making him a rare diamond in Africa. Furthermore, he is certified bio-entreprenuer who is in love with anything that preserves the environment yet empowering communities by improving their standard of living. In 2013 he was a Commonwealth Youth Awards for Developmental Work Finalist worldwide and represented the African Region. In 2014 he was a Finalist in the Startlife Business Plan Competition (Netherlands). In 2014 he also won the Google Online Marketing Challenge in Africa. Cheteni once served as a Chief Administrator for ENACTUS Fort Hare leading the team to their first ever Grand National Finals of the ENACTUS Competition, with his biogas project scooping prizes in the same competition from 2011-2014.