April 2017 - JumpStart Academy Africa

JumpStart Academy Africa Board Member Vera Songwe appointed to head the United Nations Economic Commission on Africa

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We are pleased to announce that the United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, has appointed Vera Songwe as ECA’s Executive Secretary.


songwe-veraMs. Songwe, who sits on the Board of JumpStart Academy Africa and has been an avid supporter since it’s inception in 2013; is the first woman to ever serve in this role.


Congratulations to Ms. Songwe!!!


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JumpStart Academy Africa at the Okwele Series

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JumpStart Academy Africa was represented by our President, Madelle Kangha at the Okwele Series 2017; which was held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Okwele is an initiative which aims to contribute to Cameroon’s development, educate and connect Cameroon’s youth with theoretical, technical, and practical tools.

17-04-22-20-42-17-580_decoFor more information on the Okwele initiative, visit http://okwele.org/
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