Monrovia – Alex Divine, Executive Director of Youth for Change, a local youth organization in Liberia, has been selected by Africa Advancement Global Submit as “Youth Empowerment Person of the Year 2021”.
The Africa Advancement Forum is an initiative dedicated to enhancing and promoting conversations on public-private partnerships dedicated to improving Africa’s economic prosperity.
The Forum is expected to hold its annual awards ceremony in Ghana this Friday 20and August, at the Accra International Conference Center with the theme; “THE AFRICA WE WANT”.
During this event, top African changemakers from different parts of Africa, including two eminent Liberians, Vice President Dr. Jewel Howard Taylor of the Republic of Liberia and Mr. Alex Favor Divine, Executive Director of Youth for Change , should be rewarded at the event. .
Alex Favor Divine Jr., Liberia’s first acclaimed Global Goodwill Ambassador, USAID Liberia Youth of the Year recipient, educator and visionary leader with over 13 years of experience in organizational leadership, volunteerism and Youth Empowerment, will be awarded the Youth Empowerment Personality Award. the year 2021 at the summit of the Forum for the Advancement of Africa.
According to Mr. Divine, “when the impact of the work speaks, it attracts the right people to you,” he says.
He added that his Youth for Change team and young people from all 15 counties of Liberia deserved the dedication of his award as the driving force behind his many achievements in youth development.