Investing in Youth today, for a better future through Science, Technology & Innovation
(YADSTI) is an initiative of young scientists whose goal is to engage youth in promoting Science, Technology & Innovation (STI) as a tool for development. It seeks to create purpose-driven networks and linkages with stakeholders in STI, institutions of higher learning and communities through education, research and application of STI on specific challenges facing Kenyans. First, YADSTI Connects youth with innovative ideas exploiting STI with other like-minded youth and problem solvers for collaborative problem solving. It then Empowers them with knowledge, skills, networks and linkages to funding support to implement their innovative ideas. Finally, it Transforms them to become innovation leaders and job creators through entrepreneurship, thus bringing about practical transformation in the society.