Ideation Hub Africa & AIESEC are pleased to provide youths an invitation to the Nigeria YouthSpeak Conference, as well as request you move it to your appropriate network. This high-impact Youth Leadership and Nation Building Summit holds for young, passionate and visionary changemakers Friday, 24th and Saturday, 25th of June 2016, in Lagos.
The Nigeria YouthSpeak Conference is hosted this year by Ideation Hub Africa and AIESEC because of our unifying commitment to empower young people to re-imagine Africa’s future and lead change through nation building.
Themed “ Leading Transformational Change: Empowering Young People for Leadership, Nation Building and Social Innovation”,
The event will feature The Idea Challenge funded by University of Sussex, keynote speeches, collaborative design labs, panel sessions as well as the Under-25 Social Innovators’ Awards.
Key focus is on the role of youth in shaping social and economic development through leadership and nation building.
This edition builds on the success of past Nigeria YouthSpeak Conference held in BeninCity, Nigeria in June 2015 for 1, 400 young people from 20 Higher Institutions.YouthSpeak is a key initiative of AIESEC, the foremost organisation for young people in 125 countries of the world.
- This Award is to recognise, reward and accelerate the good work of change makers
(18 – 24 year-old Nigerians) who are creating
real, enterprising solutions in Education, Youth Development, Economic Empowerment, Girl-Child Advocacy, Green Energy/ Environment, Justice/ Good Governance, Arts and Culture as well as Technology.
- Note that applications close on Sunday 19th June 2016.