Critical Conversations on Africa’s Development: AFIDEP Releases Vantage Point Video Series

We are excited to introduce Vantage Point, a video series that shares critical conversations on urgent development issues in Africa. The series provides in-depth, analytical, contextual & evidence-informed discussions on tackling Africa’s urgent development issues by experts, government officials, and the people who experience these issues. In the 1st edition of Vantage Point, experts from AFIDEP and the University

Role of media critical in making the demographic dividend a reality in Kenya

The role of the media fraternity in setting the demographic dividend agenda among the Kenyan public was the subject of a media forum held in Nairobi on 4th May 2017. The forum hosted by the Population Reference Bureau (PRB), brought together journalists and editors from across the country. The forum sought to foster better understanding

Demystifying the demographic dividend: AFIDEP engages Malawi Parliamentarians

The demographic dividend has become a key focus of discussions in Malawi’s development. Malawi Parliamentarians have particularly shown leadership in transforming the country’s socioeconomic landscape by spearheading the formation of the Parliamentary Caucus on Population and Development. The Caucus, which is a voluntary and non-political undertaking by Members of Parliament (MPs), will contribute to

AFIDEP to participate at African Great Lakes Conference in Uganda

 The Government of Uganda shall be hosting the African Great Lakes Conference in Entebbe, Uganda from 3rd to 5th May 2017. The Conference which shall be officially opened by the President of Uganda H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on 3rd May 2017, brings together stakeholders in government, academia, civil society and the private sector to

Malawi First Lady launches Parliamentary Caucus on Population and Development

The 27th of April 2017 was distinguished by a landmark event in the Malawi Parliament – the launch of the Caucus on Population and Development. The Caucus seeks to promote advocacy and legislative reforms aimed at tackling Malawi’s population and development challenges. The day-long event was attended by over 100 members of the Malawi Parliament. Other herebest bunk bed with stairs