UNOSSC brokers partnership for enhancing youth entrepreneurship in Africa

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Training, sharing, and networking for the advancement of private sector and youth entrepreneurship in Africa will be the focus of a new South-South partnership brokered by UNOSSC between the African Union Commission (AUC) and the Shenzhen Youth Federation of China.

Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director UNOSSC and Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South cooperation; H.E. Prof. Victor Harison, Commissioner for Economic Affairs (AUC); and Mr. Chen Daixing from Shenzhen Youth Federation of China, jointly discussed their vision and collaboration strategy focusing on enhancing entrepreneurship among the young people in Africa..

They renewed and deepened their commitments to work together for the “African Private Sector Forum” to be held in Madagascar in November 2019, and support the capacity-building for African women and youth entrepreneurs through South-South cooperation.