Explorer

The Explorer introduced high school students to 21st century careers in rapid prototyping, electronics, fabrication, ethical fashion, sustainability, and content creation.

Yayasan Hasanah

Funder
PARTICIPANTS
PROJECTS INITIATED
RAISED FOR PARTNERS
HOURS OF SERVICES
Programme Status
Completed
Year
2019
Duration
Programme Type
Courses
Programme Theme
Talent Development, Future Careers

The Explorer Programme provided the opportunity for students and school-leavers to explore 21st Century career paths in specific industries and skills related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM), Digital Economy and Creative fields.

Participants of the Explorer Programme received hands-on experience of being within the shoes of a professional from the following career paths: Digital Marketing, Product Development, Technology, Fashion, Art, Content Generation, Design, and Energy. 1,000+ youths were trained up until 2019, with 94.1% of participants agreeing that the Explorer Programme has opened up new career options for them and 70.3% stating interest to find out more.

YSEALI BOOT CAMP 2019

This two day boot camp serves as a rite of passage for aspiring changemakers and leaders to address local community issues.

6

websites built

RM 22,147

raised for impact partners

2

long term fundraising plans developed

63%

By

US Embassy of Kuala Lumpur

YSEALI BOOT CAMP 2019

This two day boot camp serves as a rite of passage for aspiring changemakers and leaders to address local community issues.

6

websites built

RM 22,147

raised for impact partners

2

long term fundraising plans developed

63%

By

US Embassy of Kuala Lumpur

YSEALI BOOT CAMP 2019

This two day boot camp serves as a rite of passage for aspiring changemakers and leaders to address local community issues.

6

websites built

RM 22,147

raised for impact partners

2

long term fundraising plans developed

63%

By

US Embassy of Kuala Lumpur

YSEALI BOOT CAMP 2019

This two day boot camp serves as a rite of passage for aspiring changemakers and leaders to address local community issues.

6

websites built

RM 22,147

raised for impact partners

2

long term fundraising plans developed

63%

By

US Embassy of Kuala Lumpur

Mentors

Ambika Sangaran
Programme Director at Me.reka
Ambika Sangaran
Programme Director at Me.reka
Ambika Sangaran
Programme Director at Me.reka
Ambika Sangaran
Programme Director at Me.reka

This Programme was made possible by

This boot camp allows me to go beyond ideation phase to put plan into practice. As part of the winning teams, I get to implement my ideas and along the journey.
Rebecca Lee
Participant

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