Tapping into The African Workforce

In a recent article, Ashoka highlights potential solutions for youth unemployment in Sub Saharan Africa. Agriculture is the largest industry in Africa, youth are the largest demographic, but why does the continent have such a low GDP? An Ashoka fellow, Joseph Macharia, is the founder of Mkulima Young. Mkulima Young acts as a support network for young farmers to connect and communicate with other farmers. The platform enables peer learning and creates a space to buy and sell agricultural goods. https://Learn more