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ROAD TO VIRTUAL AYGC 2020: COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY CUM REGIONAL YOUTH DIALOGUES

As part of preparations towards a Virtual African Youth and Governance Convergence (AYGC) 2020, Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF) spoke at the Youth Governance Dialogues – a webinar organized by the Youth Development Centre of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (YDC – OOPL) to mark International Youth Day. The webinar under the theme “The Role of …

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AFRICA BEYOND AID CAN BE ACHIEVED THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS AND YOUTH MENTORSHIP – OBASANJO

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of Nigeria has stated that the realization of ‘Africa Beyond Aid’ can only be achieved through partnerships and youth mentorship. He said that the Africa Beyond Aid agenda can only be achieved through partnerships and broader inclusiveness of the youth. “The transformation of Africa lies in the power of the …

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CHARTING A PATH FOR AFRICA BEYOND AID; GHANA HOSTS AFRICA AND DIASPORA YOUTH

Africa has the youngest population in the world with about 41% of the people below 15 years old while another 19% are between 15 and 24 years. It is estimated that in 2055, the continent’s youth population aged 15-24, will more than double the 2015 total of 226 million. However, the continent remains hostile to …

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AFRICAN YOUTH AND GOVERNANCE CONFERENCE, NOW AFRICAN YOUTH AND GOVERNANCE CONVERGENCE (AYGC)

The African Youth and Governance Conference has been rebranded as African Youth and Governance Convergence (AYGC). This was announced by Prof Ransford Gyampo, Head of the Youth Bridge Research Institute at the launch of the 11th AYGC held in Accra on Tuesday, 26th March, 2019. Explaining the rationale that had necessitated the re-branding, Prof Gyampo …

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Zanetor Rawlings

ZANETOR RAWLINGS CHARGES YOUTH TO BE ETHICAL LEADERS

Dr Zanetor Agyemang Rawlings, the Member of Parliament for the Klottey-Korley Constituency, has charged the youth, especially delegates of this year’s African Youth and Governance Conference (AYGC) to be ethical in everything they do. She said, the youth must remember that human values made the nation special and making changes wherever they found themselves was …

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Mr. Seth Oteng, Executive Director of Youth Bridge Foundation

AFRICAN YOUTH HOLDS THE KEY TO THE CONTINENT’S PROGRESS – MR OTENG

Mr Seth Oteng, Executive Director, Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF), on Wednesday said the African youth holds the key to the continent’s integration and progress in leadership and governance. He said the well-touted Pan African dream, economic liberation and the ‘beyond aid’ agenda, would be meaningless today, unless it was linked to the empowered African youth. …

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