The only event worldwide that brings together refugees, entrepreneurs, education experts, private sector, governments, academia and NGOs to improve higher education, promote sustainable economic empowerment and strengthen leadership amongst young people in fragile states.
IGNITE 2019 Miniseries: Entrepreneurship and Job Creation in Fragile States
Tune in when our host Andile Masuku meets change-makers on stage and on the fringes of IGNITE 2019 to explore job creation in some of the world's most fragile regions. This podcast series was produced in partnership with the African Tech Roundup.
Speakers of IGNITE 2019
Hear from thought leaders, experts and youth from fragile and conflict-affected regions that are taking matters into their own hands.
Ahmad Sufian Bayram
Richard J Catherall
Fia van der Klugt
Jean Bosco Iyacu
Yannick du Pont
Floriane Favie Kaneza
Laila Al Amine
Fulco van Deventer
Budyang Emmanuel Bugga
Mark van Dorp
Botan Majeed AL-Hadad
Programme of the day
Women Entrepreneurs in Conflict
Creating Jobs in Syria
25 years of SPARK
The Startup Roadshow returns to IGNITE
Do Jobs Prevent Violent Extremism?
Partnerships for Jobs, Part 2 (Europe)
Matching Youth to Jobs
Millennials doing Agribusiness in Africa
Partnerships for Jobs, Part 1 (MENA)
Digital Skills for Refugee Jobs
Access to Finance: Creating Jobs in Africa
Business Support Centre Revisited
In Pursuit of Evidence on Jobs for Stability & Peace
The Power of Mentoring
Photos of IGNITE 2019
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