United Nations Development Programme

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How to enable youth entrepreneurship in Afrika

If entrepreneurship is to support Afrika’s youth to counter poverty and unemployment, the tools created to assist them must be innovative and speak to their most pressing needs.

Afrika's youth need to become job creators

Despite Africa’s impressive growth in past 25 years and its entry into the digital economy, the job market continues to be in a depressed state as youth unemployment continues to rise.

Afrika's Open Data Revolution Faces Challenges

Sub-Saharan Afrika has numerous data revolution challenges such as little capacity and investment, thus limiting demands for using data to boost sustainable development. According to the inaugural Africa Data Revolution Report (ADRR), there is minimal or non-existent collaborations among data communities regarding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Afrika's Agenda