Jaiksana, is the team lead and co-founder of Platform Africa. He is a twice-over refugee having experienced first-hand the impact of conflict, he has made it his mission to help reduce the susceptibility of communities to conflict and poverty through peace-building engagements, entrepreneurship, and skills development programs. Jaiksana also writes and produces music — he strongly believes in the power of arts to speak truth to power, communicate and empower citizens.
Speak Up and Educate
#defyhatenow seeks to support those voices acting against the conflict to go ‘viral’ within and outside the country – bringing the diaspora into the online peace building framework, bridging gaps of knowledge and awareness of social media mechanisms between those with access to technology and those without.