Friday, May 13 2022

How to Help Young South Africans Avoid the Streets and Trouble – Bhekisisa

Robert L. Rikard

A man kicks a soccer ball down the street during the lockdown in Alexandra Township, Johannesburg. (IMF Photo/James Oatway) Recreational […]

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[Call for New Members] Become a Generation Connect – AFRICA Youth Envoy!

Robert L. Rikard

Deadline: March 6, 22 The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has launched a call for applications for new members of the […]

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ITU Generation Connect – Africa Youth Group (GC-AFR) 2022 for young Africans

Robert L. Rikard

Registration deadline: March 6, 2022​​ ITU Office for Africa has launched a call for new members of the Generation Connect […]

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Dr. Williams Anarfi Wins Supreme African Youth Model of the Year Award at SDTA Awards 2021

Robert L. Rikard

Dr Williams SK Anarfi receiving his award Innovation, passion, perseverance, youth empowerment and hard work are among the few things […]

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African youth renew their commitment to achieve the SDGs

Robert L. Rikard

Addis Ababa, December 21, 2021 (Walta) – Young Africans have pledged to work harder and ensure that the continent achieves […]

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ECA hosts a discussion with African youth to steer the continent towards achieving the SDGs

Robert L. Rikard

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa will organize a virtual event on the theme “African Youth in the Decade […]

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African youth discuss the urgency and action needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

Robert L. Rikard

Addis Ababa, December 16, 2021 (ECA) – Youth from across the continent will come together for a virtual ECA event […]

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African youth lost in Glasgow

Robert L. Rikard

As the COP26 meetings wrapped up on Sunday, it quickly became clear that the region which will suffer the worst […]

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Obert Dube charms Africa at the Pan-African Youth Conference

Robert L. Rikard

The Chronicle Leonard Ncube, Victoria Falls reporter Award-winning poet Obert Dube recently charmed the entire continent when he recently performed […]

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The future of South African youth: an urgent and unclear problem …

Robert L. Rikard

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s long-awaited appointment to the new board of directors of the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has, once […]

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Chido Mpemba appointed Youth Envoy for Africa

Robert L. Rikard

The Chronicle Sikhulekelani Moyo / Angela Sibanda, chroniclersA WOMAN from Bulawayo has been appointed African Youth Envoy after defeating hundreds […]

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NYA commemorates African Youth Day in Cape Coast today

Robert L. Rikard

The National Youth Authority (NYA) will join African Union (AU) member states from Monday, November 1 to celebrate African Youth […]

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African students attend China-Africa Youth Festival in Beijing

Robert L. Rikard

About 100 young people from China and African countries gathered in Beijing on Tuesday to open the 6th China-Africa Youth […]

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Africa: Youth Connekt Africa summit takes off today in Accra … Presidents Akufo-Addo and Paul Kegame will be present

Robert L. Rikard

Accra will host this morning the fourth edition of the Youth ConneKT Africa summit, the largest youth platform that seeks […]

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Africa: pillars of an action plan – South African youth take up the climate challenge

Robert L. Rikard

Young South Africans have made it clear that their voices go beyond just being tokens in climate action discussions and […]

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Focus on African youth

Robert L. Rikard

This means that without the inclusion of young people in the development process, our plans to bring about change and […]

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African youth are key to transforming food systems – AfDB

Robert L. Rikard

The African Development Bank (AfDB) said that the active participation of Africa’s youth population is key to increasing agricultural production […]

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“Young and Useful” – Register Today for LEAP Africa Youth Day of Service 2021

Robert L. Rikard

Initiated by LEAP Africa, Youth Day of Service (YDoS) is an annual one-week pan-African youth social impact campaign that begins […]

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Young South Africans are not “millennials”

Robert L. Rikard

It’s June, which means it’s Youth Month. But young South Africans are often misunderstood and generalizations tend to abound. So […]

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Africa Day Symposium: Harnessing the Dividends of African Youth

Robert L. Rikard

Africa must nurture and celebrate its youth and the power it has to change the discourse of the continent, said […]

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Africa: Young activists call for greater influence in decision-making for climate-affected Africans

Robert L. Rikard

Young environmentalists seek a seat at the table as decisions are made about their future as climate impacts worsen across […]

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African youth find their power in transforming food systems

Robert L. Rikard

With one in five young people today from Africa, it has become increasingly difficult to ignore us. In fact, many […]

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How African youth contribute to African society – Nairametrics

Robert L. Rikard

Africa has been called a lot of names – Dark Continent, The Wild, The Safaris Continent, Third World, Emerging Markets […]

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Changemaker and feminist committed to empowering African youth

Robert L. Rikard

Why the citizens of the world should care Young South Africans face many societal challenges including high unemployment, poverty, teenage […]

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Train local leaders to solve global challenges

Robert L. Rikard

Responsible leadership remains one of the greatest development challenges in Africa. African leaders have not always responded effectively to the […]

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