Posted: 25 June 2018
A 23-year-old Kenyan youth has developed a mobile phone application that will save Kenyan tea farmers over 33 million shillings (USD$330,000) per month.
Posted: 19 June 2018
Posted: 13 June 2018
TORONTO – Africa has a long history of female leadership. Yet leadership can be a challenging aspiration for the continent’s young women, owing to enduring barriers to success. If Africa — and Africa’s women — is to meet its potential,…
Posted: 08 March 2018
A young woman smiles, her dark eyes shining with excitement as she holds in her hands a flag from Wellesley College in the United States – an emblem of the next chapter of the 19-year-old’s life.
Posted: 08 March 2017
The Toronto Star's profile of MasterCard Foundation CEO, Reeta Roy.
Posted: 10 May 2016
CNBC Africa interviewed delegates about how to improve access to financial services in Africa at The MasterCard Foundation Symposium on Financial Inclusion.
Posted: 30 November 2015
A lot more work needs to be done to bring employers into the classroom so there is a clearer understanding of the skills needed in the market.
Posted: 20 August 2014
In an article published today in Forbes and Skoll World Forum, Foundation President and CEO Reeta Roy addresses how African philanthropy will serve young people.
Posted: 21 February 2014
Dorien Beurskens, founder of Young Africa (YA) and an Ashoka Fellow, shares her approach to tackiling youth unemployment in southern Africa.
Posted: 14 November 2013