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WHY WE DO IT

WHY WE DO IT

What Motivates Us In Our Attempts to Empower A Generation of Youth Creating Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship?

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Youth+ Africa was founded in the belief that the underlying potential of African youth is in their innovation, ambition and integration of diverse perspectives towards creating solutions to modern-day challenges.

We believe, therefore, that the growth and prosperity of the African continent will be determined by our ability to identify, enhance and empower African youth in their role as agents of change in society.

OUR MISSION

To nurture a generation of youth eager to solve societal problems through social entrepreneurship & leadership.

OUR VISION

African youth empowered to create effective change in their communities through social entrepreneurship.

OUR APPROACH

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Step 1:
IDENTIFY young, high-potential entrepreneurs whose businesses are either on the brink of collapse or facing stagnation.
Step 2:
TRAIN entrepreneurs on management, growth planning, innovation and leadership among others in order to address the root causes behind the stagnation of the businesses.
Step 3:
MENTOR entrepreneurs to ensure steady but sustainable growth & success of their enterprise
Step 4:
NETWORK high-potential entrepreneurs, facilitating innovation of and collaboration on scalable social businesses.
Step 5:
MONITOR & EVALUATE the progress of entrepreneurs to ensure financial, social & environmental sustainability

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