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Journey of young Africans into violent extremism
Based on hundreds of interviews with extremists, first-of-its-kind study pinpoints key factors triggering decisions to join violent extremist groups in AfricaRead more
“Connekting” youth to skills and jobs
An annual boot camp that teaches and coaches Rwandan youths in business skills, YouthConnekt also runs a competition to reward the best business plans developed each year and help them scale-up.Read more
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The 2nd Africa Regional Dialogue in JohannesburgRead more
Africa’s defining challenge
By 2055, the continent’s youth population (aged 15-24), is expected to be more than double the 2015 total of 226 million.Read more

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1,126 billion

Population

47%

Poverty rate

$1,871

Per capita income

0.4837

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