News and Updates

The latest articles from The Challenges Group team, with writing and opinion from our business consultants and enterprise experts in Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia and the UK, as well as curated guest contributions.

As our Coffee Market Building for People and Prosperity programme in Rwanda nears its end, we are happy to share our proudest achievement.
A rural #community #enterprise fund, backed by business coaching, has seen enterprises #grow, employ and repay loans.

Follow the link and read all about Chansa Beauty Chiwele's amazing story of her Standard Chartered Foundation funded Youth to Work programme Zambia experience:

#Futuremakers #YouthtoWorkZm #Employabilty #Entrepreneurship #Education #Zambia

Just a few minutes to the Global Futuremakers Debate at @StanChart’s #FuturemakersForum!
Catch our #YouthToWork Junior Associates reimagine the future of work alongside other young people from across the globe. 

Join here:
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Don’t miss the Fireside Chat with Bill Winters, CBE, Group Chief Executive, @StanChart, alongside our brilliant former #YouthToWorkUG Junior Associate - Victory Mugenyi!

We’ll be discussing the future of work and skills needed. #FuturemakersForum @StanChartUGA
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“Technical skills, communication skills, cultural understanding and purpose. There needs to be purpose to what you do, and impact the community in a positive way.”

Hanar Al Balooshi, Tribepod, on what young people should equip themselves with today.
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Through peer to peer learning, Junior Associates get the chance to work on their soft skills with the support of the Challenges team and their fellow Junior Associates.

We continue to support our Junior Associates through online training amidst the lockdown. #YouthToWorkUg
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