Financial Literacy and Education

September 14, 2017

JA Nigeria and Access Bank Launch Youth Entrepreneurship Essay Competition

  To commemorate International Youth Day, Junior Achievement Nigeria developed the Youth Entrepreneurship Essay Competition, in partnership with Access Bank Nigeria. The essay competition was created […]
September 6, 2017

What Gets Measured Gets Done

Dear Friend, One of the questions we ask ourselves often at JA Africa is how do we know we are making an impact on the lives […]
September 5, 2017

CLIMBING THE CORPORATE LADDER: THABO QOAKO

Thabo Qoako (27) was born in Senekal in the Free State and travelled to Johannesburg in 1999 where he completed primary and secondary school. Through his […]
September 4, 2017

MASTERCARD INVESTS IN SOUTH AFRICA’S YOUNG FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS

More than 160 out-of-school, unemployed or self-employed young women between the ages of 18 and 35 graduated from the JA South Africa Youth Enterprise Development Programme […]
August 15, 2017

JA Africa Alumni join UNLEASH to create Sustainable Development Solutions

JA Africa Alumni, Farai Munjoma, Rudo Mazhandu, both from JA Zimbabwe, and Wise Banda of JA Zambia have been selected to attend the 2017 Unleash Lab, a global […]
August 11, 2017

One Thing Young People Should be Committing to for International Youth Day

By Elizabeth Elango Bintliff, CEO,  JA Africa If I can advise young people, in Africa or elsewhere in the world, to do one thing this International […]
August 2, 2017

Meet the JA Nigeria Alum behind #AsoEbiBella

Nkechi ‘Ink’ Eze is the founder of AsoEbiBella, a platform to promote traditional styles. In her teens, she won several national and school awards and honours including Best […]
August 1, 2017

JA Africa’s Marketing Intern, Jamila Farouk speaks at 2017 Africa Open Data Conference

Jamila Farouk, intern at JA Africa and aspiring Data Scientist recently attended the Africa Open Data Conference (AODC), 2017 in Accra from the 17th to 21st […]
August 1, 2017

How the JA Company Program Shaped My View of Entrepreneurship

JA Alum, Neliswa Bhembe is a student in Swaziland. Her JA Company, Hawk Arts, won the Africa Company of the Year competition in 2016. The Company […]
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