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Why entrepreneurship and innovation are key to addressing youth unemployment

We need to shift youths' mindsets from seeking jobs to creating marketable opportunities for themselves. Image: REUTERS/Jackson Njehia - RC22PH9Z5DUJ

Lindiwe Matlali

Chief Executive Officer, Africa Teen Geeks

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SDIS2021Future of WorkWorkforce and EmploymentSDG 04: Quality EducationSDG 08: Decent Work and Economic GrowthAfricaSouth AfricaKenya

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