Achiever: The JA Africa Blog

September 5, 2016

JA Africa welcomes Janet Thiongo, Africa Marketing Manager, Oracle on Board

JA Africa is proud to have Janet Thiongo, Africa Marketing Manager, Oracle join our Board of Directors. With over 17 years of experience, Janet is a […]
August 12, 2016

Five Things Africa’s Youth Need From You to Succeed

Five Things Africa’s Youth Need From You to Succeed |By  Elizabeth Bintliff, CEO, JA Africa Africa is a young continent. Up to 60% of Africa’s population […]
March 18, 2016

JA Zimbabwe Executive Director at Global Education & Skills Forum in Dubai

JA Zimbabwe Executive Director, Phil Mlambo, represented JA Africa at the Global Education & Skills Forum, an initiative of the Varkey Foundation held from 12 – 13 March in Dubai. The […]
February 22, 2016

My journey to Gabon for the Regional Competition: Noel Bonga -JA Kenya

I was a member of the team representing Kenya in the 2014 regional mini-enterprise competition, held in Gabon. The journey to Libreville began on the 31st […]
January 25, 2016

JA & GE Build Student Capabilities in Engineering!

JA in partnership with General Electric (GE) Africa , embarked on a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Challenge with a focus on Engineering and its application, on […]
December 29, 2015

JA Africa announces New President and CEO Elizabeth Bintliff

Accra, Ghana -December 29, 2015 –         Junior Achievement (JA) Africa, a global youth-focused organization is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Elango […]
December 9, 2015

JA Africa Annual Competition crowns winners in Gabon

Econo-Vative Productions, The Dynamites and Best Start Win Big!      Due to the Ebola crisis in 2014,  we were unable to hold the 2014 Regional competition last […]
September 15, 2014

Turning Trash to Treasure

In a small room  in Libreville, Gabon, three partners, after four weeks of JA ITS TYME training, came together and decided to start a business recycling […]
June 15, 2014

Converting Biking into Energy

Five friends: Odongo Solomon, Oculi Emmanuel, Kasule Nasser, Epoku Emmanuel and Neema Dumo are joint founders of Smajtech Company and attend Uganda’s Seroma Christian High School. The […]
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