About the Youth Connekt Initiative
YouthConnekt Africa is a result of a highly successful initiative launched in 2012 by the Government and Rwanda and UNDP.
Due to the success of the initiative, UNCTAD, UNDP, and YouthConnekt are rolling out the programme across Africa.
YouthConnekt is designed to realise the demographic dividend by combining elements of skills development, entrepreneurship, access to jobs and nance, awareness raising on issues related to youth development, and promotion of youth citizenship.
Create JobsChange MindsetsPromote EntrepreneurshipConnect & Empower the Next GenerationFoster SolidarityConsolidate PeaceBuilds Smart Bridges to the Youth Living in Diaspora
The event will hold on 19 – 21 July 2017 in Kigali, Rwanda
- 50% Girls in STEM and TVET
- 1 Million Young Leaders
- 10 Million Jobs
- 200 Million Peace Builders
- Food Secure Continent
- 5000 partners & African youth in Diaspora
- Healthy Generation
Summit Day 1
Health, Education, Arts, Sports, Entertainment And Networking.
Summit Day 2
Hackathons, Finance And Investment, Agribusiness, Technology, Renewable Energy, E-Commerce, Services, Infrastructure, Creative Industries, Natural Resources, Etc.
Summit Day 3
Political Leadership, Young Women And Leadership, Intergenerational Dialogue, Peace And Security, Fireside Chat With First Ladies, Mentorship
Visit the website for more details on
Ministry of Youth & ICTPension Plaza, KN 3 Rd,
Kigali RwandaTel: +250(0) 788 487 899