Lack of education and mismatched skills remain major obstacles to Africa's development agenda
Empowering and preparing the youth in Africa for the future: we need to drive a youth-centred information society, says Nokia
Leaders in Africa put job-creation programmes on the front burner as youth unemployment soars, creating serious problems
Kingsley Ighobor 12 May 2017
African youth are yearning for a greener existence after mass urbanisation has created overcrowding and other societal changes
Africa has more people under 18 than any other continent in the world, reports Africa Renewal…
Innovative research released by The MasterCard Foundation is making the case for a new approach to youth employment training strategies in Africa…
Projects to support entrepreneurship and job creation in the Gambia over the next four years, have been launched…
Gabriella Mulligan 15 Feb 2017
Africa Forum 2017 will see the launch of the much anticipated African Market Research Association (AMRA) and will set the African agenda for market research, including social research, opinion polling and data analytics
Currently, in the governorates of Central, Southern and Northern Tunisia, around 40% of young graduates are unable to find work…
Call for Papers for AU ECHO 2017 with the theme, ‘Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth'…
The questions of the liability of admin users of WhatsApp is increasing, following the case of an administrator of a WhatsApp group face arrest after a defamatory image of the Prime Minister of India was shared on a WhatsApp group created by the administrator.
Music makers from all over the world are invited to apply for the 20th Red Bull Music Academy 2018 being held in Berlin from Friday, 8 September to Thursday, 12 October 2018. Applications close on Monday, 4 September 2017.
The One Club for Creativity, formed by last year's merger of the Art Directors Club and The One Club has announced the jury members for the Young Guns (YG) 15 programme, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 and younger. About half of the jury consists of past YG winners.
Forty-two South African designers are currently exhibiting their artisanal goods at the renowned BHV/Marais in Paris, a department store of the group of Galeries Lafayette that attracts over 60,000 visitors daily. The exhibition, which runs until 31 July 2017, showcases South Africa's creative energy and its international design and cultural capitals: Johannesburg and Cape Town.
#NEWSWATCH: In an effort to cut costs and shift spend towards its new professional assistant platform, Publicis Groupe's newly appointed CEO, Arthur Sadoun, has forbidden all of its agencies from participating in award shows, trade shows and any other paid promotional efforts for the next year, which means it will sit out of the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival.
Jessica Tennant 21 Jun 2017