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 Young People

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Current job stats

We bring thousands of jobs closer to young people every day. These stats show available jobs and companies #NowHiring.

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  • 508 Members

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.

Social Shifters

The SAP Social Shifters Global Innovation Challenge 2021

Do you have an awesome idea to solve a social or environmental problem? Are you ready to take action, but don’t know where to start? You’re not alone. The Social Shifters Global Innovation Challenge will take you from idea to entrepreneur – helping bring your idea to life AND sharpening your social business skills! Social Shifters helps

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The African Union Innovating Education in Africa Competition 2021

The advent of COVID-19 has exacerbated challenges in Africa’s education and training systems and reinforce the need for innovative solutions that are fit for context, and can be scaled up sustainably to meet the continually evolving context of education and training. Although the education deficit in Africa is large, significant progress has been made over

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The NSSF Hi-Innovator Initiative 2021

Hi-Innovator is an initiative of Uganda’s National Social Security Fund (NSSF) that has established a start-up fund aimed at identifying and supporting Uganda’s small & growing businesses that have potential for great impact, sustainability and can be scaled. The National Social Security Fund of Uganda (NSSF) is Uganda’s national retirement Fund that has, over the

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