Research Officer for the ICA-EU partnership at the ICA Africa regional office in Nairobi

“The youth are such an important demographic in global development, and in the quest for inclusivity, young people should be equipped with the required education, skills and fair access to make economic contributions. The current situation in most parts of the world today leave youths socially excluded & discriminated, challenged to access opportunities including but not limited to; education, employment & financial resources. Through its model, there remains an opportunity for cooperatives to help provide solutions to counter these challenges.”