The African Youth and Governance Conference (AYGC) started in 2009 in Accra Ghana with the aim of engaging young people in governance and policies of concern to them. The AYGC targets youth aged 18–35 years and anchored on the
With 65% of her over 1.1 billion population under the age of 35 years, Africa remains the only continent with a significantly growing youth population. Policy makers at national and sub-regional levels are overwhelmed by the challenges of
unemployment, quality and access to education and basic services like health required in tapping Africa’s demographic
The Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF), a youth advocacy organisation in Ghana, and the Europe Youth Parliament (EYP) have taken Europe-Africa relations to another level with the just- ended first ever Euro-African Youth Parliament (EAYP) conference in Berlin, Germany.