iNERDE is a social enterprise with a plan for radical development in Africa. Our STEM Summer Camps teach African youth problem-solving, innovation, entrepreneurship, integrity, self-confidence, teamwork and, of course, the STEM skills needed to succeed in the modern world.
iNERDE’s goal is to provide African youth the opportunity to discover their potential in STEM fields and every field in the modern world that requires high technical literacy. We aim for nothing less than to give Africa’s youth the tools that they need to turn their deep aspiration for a bright future into reality.
Oyindamola Johnson, iNERDE Guest Blogger
April 13, 2015
LAGOS, NIGERIA – It is a well-known fact that different nations have embraced science and technology on different levels. Moreover, the development and advancement of any society is directly proportional to the amount of investments and advancements it is making in science and technology. Therefore, the quality of science education has a great impact on the growth of a nation’s economy, which in turn directly impacts the quality of life experienced by a particular nation…
iNERDE is launching its first major fundraising campaign since the successful conclusion of our Colonie de Vacances STEM last summer. We, all of us who contribute their time to iNERDE, are committed to engagement. We want to build a better world with our hands, our minds, and our hearts. It can seem like a diversion to work on marketing and fundraising, though we recognize that getting our message across and securing resources allows us to develop curriculum, deliver it our Nerdy kids, and to turn dreams into reality.