2 Jul 2014

Innovating to build employable workforce

Centum Learning, represented by Dr. Raj Dravid – COO & Head Operations – Africa & Middle East, participated in AidEx Africa, a two-day high-profile conference that took place on June 5-6th 2014 at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi. The theme of the conference was ‘Innovation and Development’.

Dr. Raj Dravid addressed the session, “Where are the innovation incubators”? The other participants included Phoebe Maina – Project Manager, Translations Without Borders; Mary W Matu – Executive Chairlady, MicroClinic and Imam Qasim Rashid Ahmad – Founder & CEO, Al-Khair Foundation.


Dr. Raj Dravid, COO, Centum Learning, addressing the audience

According to Dr. Dravid, “the foremost challenge is in working with the poverty stricken communities”. He added “the approach of imparting skills training in 30 days or 240 hours, needs an innovative approach and modern technological tools”. Centum Learning has undertaken to create a skills ecosystem in Kenya to provide 300,000 jobs to address …

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19 Jun 2014

Centum Learning participates in a Knowledge Management Forum in Kenya

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Centum Learning, represented by Dr. Raj Dravid – COO & Head Operations Africa & in charge of Middle East, participated in a knowledge management forum. The theme of the forum was “Winning through Knowledge Management: Institutionalizing Knowledge Management for competitive advantage”. This lecture was organized by the Kenya Institute of Management in which over 100 managers participated.
The major areas addressed in the forum were, how an organization identifies, creates and accumulates its knowledge base; how one can ensure that knowledge assets are shared in the organization and with external stakeholders and finally, what are the areas of collaboration in which an organization has invested, to develop its knowledge capacity.
Dr. Raj Dravid was supported by another speaker Mr. L.M. Musumba – leading consultant in Knowledge Management, who shared his views on the Knowledge Management Ecosystem.

“This note is especially to single out your sterling contribution towards making

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