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

  • Finance Officer

    Children’s Rights and Violence Prevention Fund (CRVPF)
    • full-time
    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Human Resources Administrative Assistant

    US Embassy in Uganda
    • full-time
    • Posted 2 weeks ago

Current job stats

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

  • 2 Jobs Posted
  • 2 Companies
  • 598 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.


A Report on Supporting Small-Scale Youth Entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa

In partnership with Mastercard Foundation, the Youth Think Tank is a youth-led research network. It trains and mentors young people to conduct research, collect evidence, and document youth needs, challenges, and aspirations.  Supporting Small-Scale Entrepreneurs In 2020 the Youth Think Tank developed research asking the question “how can development practitioners, policymakers, and academics better support small-scale

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FREE Marketing & Design Online Courses with Certificates in 2021

Free online certifications not only expand your skill and knowledge but also make your CV more attractive to recruiters for private or government jobs. Free online courses give you a chance to learn from industry experts without spending a dime. The major MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) platform (Udemy, Udacity, Coursera, and edX) have changed their model where

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