#HackAgainstHunger/Africa 2018 Program

Africa is regarded as a key centre of agricultural production. The continent has the agricultural potential not only to feed itself but also to grow a surplus to support the global food security. Yet, agriculture in Africa currently stands at the crossroads of persistent food shortages compounded by climate change threats and stagnant youth employment opportunities. The population trends suggest that the number of young people entering Africa’s working-age population will be rising for years to come and youth have the potential to generate economic growth and even transformation across…

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Jack Ma – African Netpreneur Prize 2018 Application

The Prize The Africa Netpreneur Prize is an entrepreneurship Initiative by The Jack Ma Foundation set to run over the next 10 years. The program follows a commitment made by the Alibaba Executive Chairman, Mr Jack Ma during his first visit to Africa in 2017 where he experienced the power and energy of Africa’s young entrepreneurs first-hand. About Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative, designed by The Jack Ma Foundation, is designed to recognize and support the youthful generation of African entrepreneurs, through whom the continent can…

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