JBS International, Inc.
My name is Matthew French and I work for JBS International, Inc. This blog draws upon research conducted under contract with USAID’s office of Education (read the full youth engagement report here), as well as my own experiences working with young people.
Brighter Investment, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL), Uniterra A WUSC and CECI Program
Millennium Challenge Corporation
Save the Children, Plan International, Accenture
Social Impact 360, The Biz Nation,
FUSADES, Catholic Relief Services
Technoc Serve, Mastercard Foundation
With 10 million+ young Africans entering the workforce each year, many youth will have to create their own jobs.
Global Alliance for Mass Entrepreneurship (GAME), Education Development Center (EDC)
Youth entrepreneurial energy is under-leveraged. Many youth want to engage in entrepreneurship but face significant hurdles.
The Jobs Fund is a R9 billion fund established by the South African Government in 2011, which aims to catalyze job creation through structured partnerships with private organizations and enterprises.
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