Acheiver: The JA Africa Blog

September 20, 2017

JA Africa welcomes Amini Kajunju to its Board of Directors

JA Africa is excited to welcome Amini Kajunju to its Board of Directors. Amini Kajunju is currently  the director of Strategic Partnerships at Africa Integras, she […]
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

What does a JA Job Shadow Experience Mean to a Student?

In line with our mission to activate youth for the world of work, JA Swaziland organized a Job Shadow program in partnership with 64 companies including […]
September 5, 2017


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


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 30, 2017

JA Africa Alum participate in Unleash Innovation Lab 2017

By Farai Peter Munjoma On the 12th of August 2017, I travelled to Denmark with two other JA Africa Alumni, Rudo Muzhando from JA Zimbabwe and […]
August 24, 2017

JA Gabon receives EU funding to integrate youth into Agriculture and Hydrocarbon fields

JA Gabon has received a grant from the EU to fund the integration of youth into agriculture & hydrocarbons through employment or self-employment. JA Gabon will […]
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 […]
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