Population and development stakeholders in Africa and China commit to driving the demographic dividend agenda forward

 The recently concluded Africa-China Conference on Population and Development has set the stage for more engagements on how Africa can harness the demographic dividend and achieve sustainable development. The conference held in Nairobi on 18th and 19th April 2017, was a learning and knowledge-sharing opportunity for different stakeholders to share their experiences and efforts

Kenya hosts Africa-China Conference on Population and Development

Kenya’s National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) is hosting the first ever Africa-China conference on Population and Development whose theme is Harnessing the demographic dividend in Africa. The conference, which is hosted in collaboration with the China Population and Development Research Centre and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is taking place from

Experts to deliberate soft skills development and the link to youth employment

On 6th April 2017, AFIDEP’s Executive Director Dr. Eliya Zulu, shall participate in a forum convened by the Youth Employment Funders Group led by the MasterCard Foundation. The forum seeks to deliberate how soft skills development can be augmented in order to improve youth employment. Specifically, Dr. Zulu shall speak on capturing the landscape in