Monthly Archives: November 2018

Youth Impact is Here

The Youth Impact is inspired by the African Union’s 2017 theme: “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth”. This prestigious title has raised awareness of the Demographic Dividend, but mass appeal and understanding is still lacking. The Demographic Dividend is a concept, not a cause. It’s talked about by economists and demographers, but

A safe space in the workplace: Ending violence against women and girls

A workplace without violence against women would look like a place where women feel safe, respected, and celebrated as individuals and professionals. It is a place where women do not have to tolerate inappropriate, sexual, or discriminatory remarks by others. Rather, women know that they can confidentially report and seek help if they ever

Professor Nyovani Madise of AFIDEP joins Population Council Board of Trustees

Here at AFIDEP we are proud and excited with the news that Professor Nyovani Madise, our Director of Research and Development Policy has been appointed to serve at the Population Council Board of Trustees. With a global presence in more than 50 countries, the Population Council conducts research to address critical health and development