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Reflecting on Quality Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Reflecting on Quality Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Primary school enrollment has increased from 59 percent to 77 percent in sub-Saharan Africa over the past decade. This increase is due in part to the drive and commitment by governments in the region to achieve universal primary education set by the […]

 
 

Africa Must Transform The Education System

Africa Must Transform The Education System

In Africa, we have identified the problem; the education system. So what do we do about it? One should be alarmed because that education is the least of the concerns for most governments. Yet transforming Africa’s education system must start […]

 
 

For Africa’s Youth, Jobs are Job One

For Africa’s Youth, Jobs are Job One

  There’s a lot more “raw data” to convince you things are bad in the job market. On the surface, labor market statistics in Africa show that overall unemployment levels for the region are hovering just above the global average while […]