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Kudakwashe is Promoting ‘Education for All’ in Zimbabwe

  • August 15, 2022

Education is a human right and for years, Kudakwashe Muhlanga, like many others, has worked to ensure that all children and young people have access to education as prescribed by Sustainable Development Goal 4. Ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education has dominated the global development agenda for decades. Existing

Where do youth belong?

  • August 12, 2022

The news is currently awash with the elections in Uganda’s neighboring country, Kenya, where none of the contestants for the presidential seat is a Youth. Even though Uganda usually has a youthful face in the presidential race, the youth; have never been confidently assured of victory. Democracy is not

Harunah (on extreme left) with his colleagues during a deliberative democracy exchange (DDEX) workshop organized by the Kettering Foundation in Dayton, Ohio, United Stated.

What “Inter-generational Solidarity: Creating a World of All Ages” means

  • August 12, 2022

“A moral virtue and social attitude born of personal conversion/… Calls for a firm and persevering determination to commit oneself to the common good/… Seeking to transform into concrete initiatives and actions the words tolerance, fraternity, mutual respect and freedom” — Pope Francis. This year’s International Youth Day theme

We are celebrating achievements of young people this August

  • August 1, 2022

Are you aged between 18 – 35 and live or work in Africa? We would like to share your story to inspire others. We are dedicating the whole month of August 2022 to showcase and celebrate the achievements of young people in driving good governance and development in Africa.

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Announcement: GSA, MFAI formalize partnership

  • December 3, 2021

Grassroots Strategies Africa (GSA) and Michigan Fellows Agribusiness Initiative (MFAI) Uganda have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at strengthening the capacities of both organizations in the areas of programming, resource mobilization, research, and advocacy. MFAI is a registered not-for-profit network of Professional Fellows Program (PFP) alumni and scholars

Webinar Series on ICTs and Disability Inclusion

  • October 5, 2021

Join us in digesting the extent to which information and communication technologies (ICTs) can enable and accelerate the social and economic inclusion of persons with disabilities in Uganda. The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) estimated in 2017 that there were almost 3 billion Internet users around the world – two-thirds