Ashoka

Youth Livelihoods

Purpose

Find and support innovative approaches to scaling youth employment in Africa

Why We Partnered

The MasterCard Foundation and Ashoka have partnered to leverage Ashoka’s proven model to identify 25 social entrepreneurs in Africa with promising youth employment and livelihoods innovations. The project will provide these social entrepreneurs with a three-year fellowship, the resources to enable them to develop their ideas and networking opportunities to allow for dissemination.

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Amount:

$6.6 million

Term:

Six years

Location:

Africa