Monthly Archives: April 2015

UNFPA briefing on youth and the demographic dividend

Presentation by Eliya Zulu on “National economic prospects based on time-critical investments in young people. The presentation will showcase new evidence on empowering, educating and employing young people to cash in on the demographic dividend and offer perspectives for reaching inclusive and transformational post-2015 development outcomes.

Africa focuses on harnessing demographic dividend by 2063

On March 29, 2015, African ministers and development partners converged in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to discuss how the continent can harness the demographic dividend for Agenda 2063 through investing in quality education, health, job creation, entrepreneurial skills of young people and empowerment of women and girls. The conference, which sought to answer the main