Media & Advocacy
Objective: Broaden the visibility and conversation on developments within Africa’s education sector; and celebrate the nobility and excellence of educators in shaping the future.
As a news aggregation digital channel, YoungEd Media aims to bring focus to developments within Africa’s education sector and its impacts, challenges and opportunities in preparing Africa for the future.
It also serves as a channel to give students a voice in contributing their perspectives to shaping education sector conversations, as part of student driven media advocacy efforts.
The YoungEd Prize
As an advocacy effort, this is an annual award that aims to recognize and reward excellence amongst education sector professionals, as means of promoting the nobility and legacy of good work done by individuals in the sector. and also galvanize interests/passion amongst young educators across Africa.
Applications open on Oct 5 to commemorate the World Teachers Day each year and Prizes are awarded on Jan 24 in celebration of of the International Day of Education.