About Us

Hire the Youth is taking on youth unemployment, mental health & the skills gap by pioneering new ways to prepare, support and empower young people in Africa. We help young people who are in/out of school, unemployed or underemployed overcome the barriers to employment through strategic partnerships, workshops, and campaigns.

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Companies Hiring Amid COVID-19

  • Call Centre Agent

    • full-time
    • Posted 7 days ago
  • Assistant Engineering Officer

    Public Service Commission
    • full-time
    • Posted 2 weeks ago

Our Campaigns

We are on a mission to secure a better future for young people by creating safe spaces for debate on and offline. Our efforts are fueled by the desire to work together to uplift youth and that is why we developed these campaigns.

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Recent Blog Articles

Articles on youth empowerment, competitions, career, education and development.


Facebook Video Storytellers Africa (A FREE Mobile Journalism Course)

Facebook Video Storytellers Africa is a training program from the Facebook Journalism Project in partnership with the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). The training is led by Hashtag Our Stories, a global network of mobile storytellers.  The Facebook Journalism Project works with publishers around the world to strengthen the connection between journalists and the communities they serve. It also helps address

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Startup Uganda’s Digital Innovation Challenge 2020

Startup Uganda with support from UNCDF and in partnership with implementing partners like Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU), Ministry of Local Government (MoLG), Mobipay, Danish Refugee Council and Ensibuuko, is launching an innovation challenge towards the development of use-cases that will be impactful for low-income populations with a focus on farmers, women, youth and refugees.

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The Innovation Village Founders4Founders Workshop (Gulu)

The innovation Village is inviting applications from innovative early-stage businesses in Gulu to participate in a 4-day Founders4Founders workshop, a hands-on training program to support you grow your business. The Innovation Village is building an entire ecosystem of entrepreneurs and innovators solving the biggest challenges, from helping entrepreneurs launch and grow high-impact ventures to attracting

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