So, October 17 is the UN-designated International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and the World bank organised a session to discuss Africa’s Youth and the Future of Work.
Being the moderator was incredible but I decided to piece together some of the really engaging discussions from the event into an episode of the show.
The discussion featured Kofi Dadzie, Co- founder of Rancard; Regina Honu, CEO of Soronko Solutions; Aswin Ravichandran, MD of MEST Ghana and Mrs. Joycelyn Mends-Ainoo of L’aine Services.
The group spoke candidly about the need for structural change in the educational structure and the little issue f ‘soft skills’
The Africa Region of the World Bank will mark it with a focus on: