Achiever: The JA Africa Blog

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 […]
February 15, 2014

Unorthodox ToothPaste

Apex Limited, an enterprise created through JA’s Company Program, stretched their imagination when they developed Apex Tooth Gel. They started with market research in Rusape, a rural […]
December 7, 2013

Junior Achievement Africa® Hosts 3rd Annual Regional JA Company of the Year Competition

                    Student Company receives regional title out of group of 10 finalists Ezulwini, Swaziland – On December […]
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