Achiever: The JA Africa Blog

May 22, 2017

Where do low-income earners in Kenya eat breakfast? JA Kenya Alumnus has the answer

Ramadhan Obiero is an Alumnus of the ITS TYME (Immersion Training Strategy: Targeting Young Marginalized Entrepreneurs) program at JA Kenya. He is the founder of the […]
May 16, 2017

JA Zimbabwe ED Highlights ‘Good” Jobs at ASHOKA-YALI Forum

Junior Achievement Zimbabwe staff, beneficiaries and alumni took part in the ASHOKA-YALI Future of Work Forum with the theme “Transforming Youth Livelihoods and Leadership in Zimbabwe” […]
May 16, 2017

300 Burkinabe Youth to receive Entrepreneurship Training

Media Contact: T: +233 577 680 373 maame.yankah@jaf FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        May 9th, 2017 – In keeping with Giving Africa’s mission to create […]
May 11, 2017

My Journey with Junior Achievement Uganda

“I call it a journey, because it has been a transition from a difficulty to a meaningful life” Stephania Nakamaanya says of her JA experience. She […]
May 9, 2017

JA Uganda Alumnus Gives Back to His Community

Young visionary Stephen Arinitwe knows all too well the struggles children in Uganda face on a daily basis. However, rather than feel self-pity, Arinitwe decided to […]
May 7, 2017

The Impact of Junior Achievement Uganda on My Life: Edward Mukasa’s STORY

Edward Mukasa’s story is a true testimony of the impact JA’s work has on the lives of its alumni. “Although I was a qualified secondary teacher, […]
May 2, 2017

How JA’s public Private Partnership is adding value to youth economic empowerment in Gabon

For Startups in Gabon, just finding affordable space to run a business can be a challenge. Until the recent creation of the “Espace PME”, there was […]
April 20, 2017

JA Africa welcomes Khethiwe Nkuna of Accenture to the Board

JA Africa is excited to have Ms. Khethiwe Nkuna join the Board. Khethiwe Nkuna is Head of the Corporate Citizenship unit at Accenture for the Middle […]
April 19, 2017

Stanbic Bank partners with JA in Nigeria, Uganda and Zambia

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