Jacinter Awuor Ouma | 2016 - SpiceTalks | … ideas from the backyard of society


A purple spice, Jacinter is a graduate of Kenyatta University and she is a passionate motivational Speaker who spends most of her free time inspiring and motivating audiences to declutter and detach themselves from the past and unleash the fire in them. She uses her personal experiences and encounters to inspire others to rise above every negative force and take charge of their lives. Her motivational speaking journey started way back in primary school as a way of overcoming her esteem issues. Through attending several trainings, events and addressing different audiences, Jacinter honed her skills to motivate audiences who are often hard to motivate. With her engaging and fun personality, she connects with her audiences immediately and delivers content that can be easily understood and implemented in respective spheres.

Moreover, Jacinter is a talented poet, spoken word artist and writer. She believes in the power of words to inspire others and create social change. Jacinter is passionate about Social Change and as a result she founded SPEAK (Support, Promote, Empower, Advocacy and Knowledge) Initiative that is aimed at empowering communities through promoting social change and civic engagement. Jacinter also works with the young girls and those with disabilities to inform and educate them on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights Issues.

In addition, Jacinter is also a Global Youth Ambassador for Milky Way Youth Movement, 2016 Queen’s Young Leaders Runner Up and an Alumnus of YALI (Young African Leaders Initiative)-East Africa Region.