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INTERVIEW: “Girls Provide a Higher Return on Investment” – Rethabile Mashale

INTERVIEW: “Girls Provide a Higher Return on Investment” – Rethabile Mashale

In a country like South Africa, where underprivileged black people, especially young black women are still for the most part excluded from…

INTERVIEW: Why I Started Amani Initiative – Nixon Ochater

INTERVIEW: Why I Started Amani Initiative – Nixon Ochater

It is not every day that you have rural youth wanting to be a part of something big. The common scenario is…

Youth Unemployment in Nigeria is not 54% – Statistician General, Dr. Yemi Kale

Nigeria, after over twenty years will be rebasing her GDP. This long delay after the last rebase has raised the air of…

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Michelle Obama’s Open Letter To American Girls: Commit To Your Education & Get Involved In Others

Did you know that right now, 62 million girls around the world are not in school, and in some countries, fewer than…

I met Iya Elijah!

I met Iya Elijah!

By ‘Sola Fagorusi It is fine if you do not know Elijah’s mother. Her friends, business colleagues, family members and customers call…

When #Ebola can save a life!

When #Ebola can save a life!

By ‘Sola Fagorusi The last two weeks have not been a beautiful one on the global backdrop. The war in the Middle…

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APPLY: Young Reporters Programme 2015

The International University Sport Federation (FISU) is inviting applications from candidates between the ages of 21-25 years to…

APPLY: 2015 WAAW Scholarship for African Women in STEM Fields

Applications are now open for the 2015 WAAW Scholarships for female Africans in the STEM fields. WAAW Foundation…

APPLY: 2015 Green Matter Fellowship Award in South Africa

Canon Collins Green Matter Fellowship is designed to connect a community of outstanding champions, leaders and advocates who…

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Participate in African Union Commission youth consultation for Ouagaplus10 project progress

The 22th AU Assembly of Heads of States and Governments has decided that an Extraordinary Summit will be…

APPLY: Rails Girls Maputo 2014

Rails Girls is coming to the city of Maputo! If you are a girl and you want to…

Nominate: 2014 CIVICUS Innovation Awards

The CIVICUS Nelson Mandela-Graça Machel Innovation Awards were introduced at the 2004 CIVICUS World Assembly to celebrate civil…