Why attend GAIN Youth Summit?

The summarized impact is expected to be Youth Empowerment that translates to further development of Africa.

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A platform

for dialogue and insightful engagement between global leaders and the youth for sustainable development.


For All StakeHolders

An opportunity to learn about the unemployment crises in Africa, its impact, the main issues, the opportunities to combat unemployment and the options that could help create employment and empower young entrepreneurs.


For a student

You will learn step by step a blueprint to achieve your dream life after school.


For an entrepreneur

You would be armed with the secrets to help you build a succcessful business.


For an aspiring and career professional

You will learn how and where to find decent job opportunities, how to secure and succeed on your dream career.


For Everyone

You will be inspired to become a better version of yourself, unleash your unique potential and be better positioned to live your purpose in life.


Join Our Global Speakers

Chinwe Okoli

Executive Director Grand Africa Initiative -GAIN

Prof. Chukwuma C. Soludo

Chairman, African Heritage Institution and Former Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Nigeria

His Excellency G. R. P. Chikoti

The Secretary General Organisation of the African, Caribbean & Pacific States (OACP). Angola

Her Excellency T. M. Jaiteh

Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of The Gambia to The Kingdom of Belgium and the European Union. The Gambia

Fati N’zi-Hassane

Supervisor Human Capital and Institutions Division, AUDA -NEPAD, African Union

His Excellency S.F. Houmard

The President of in Global office of the Global Union & it's Permanent Mission and a.i Chairman of GU's GHCF Foundation, HQ Switzerland

Mr. Pedro Lopes

Secretary of State for Innovation & TVET, Cabo Verde

Dr Kenneth Okonkwo

Veteran Nollywood Actor and Lawyer, Nigeria

Terfa Ashwe

National Coordinator International Trade Centres’ SheTrades Commonwealth Project, Nigeria

Yakubu Aboki Ochefu

Secretary General Association of Vice Chancellors of Nigerian Universities, and Committee of Pro-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities, Nigeria

Hilary Barry

Founder & Secretary General of the LadyAgri Impact Investment Hub, Belgium

Darlington Akogo

Founder/ Executive Director karaAgro AI, minoHealth AI Labs, GUDRA AI, Ghana

Dr Nelly G. Karma

Programs Manager, Impact Hub Khartoum, Sudan

Mehdi Alaoui

Founder, Hack & Pitch and La Factory.com, Morocco

Cynthiah Asha Amani

GAIN Regional Coordinator, East Africa & The Global Union Ambassador in Office, Kenya

Oscar A. Nchaso Bekari

Founder and Managing Director, Dreams Hub, Equatorial Guinea

Denise Cortês-Keyser

Founder, DCK GLOBAL, Mozambique

Modise Motloba

Chief Executive Officer
TYSYS Capital Group, South Africa

Afolabi Imoukhuede

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Job creation, Nigeria

Fiyin Toyo

East & West Africa Marketing Manager Sensodyne at - GlaxoSmithKline, Nigeria

Sainabou Jallow

Consultant Technopolis Group ,Germany

Patrick Egwu

Investigative Journalist, South Africa

Harry Tomi Davies (TD)

Collaborator-in-Chief, TVC Labs/President, African Business Angel Network (ABAN), Nigeria

Jordan Green

Founder and President, Melbourne Angels, Australia

Natilie Williams

Author, Founder, Nat Will, Speak LLC, USA

Valentine T. Okafor

Effective Leadership and Productivity Strategist, Nigeria

Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr. "CFA"

Founder, CFAmedia.ng, Nigeria

Tapera Jeffrey MUZIRA

Coordinator – Jobs for Youth in Africa Strategy African Development Bank Group, Cote d'Ivoire

Peggy Sefolosha

Presidential Head of GU's Humanitarian Aid & Charity Operations Affairs at the Global Union GU-GHCF and its permanent mission / Founder and president of Sillage Association, D.R.C

Ranga Zinyemba

Vice Chancellor, Catholic University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe.

Suzie Wokabi

Founder Suzie Beauty Cosmetics, Kenya

Aïssatou Toure Souare

Advisor at GIZ/Entrepreneur ,Senegal

Adelaide Hirwe

Secretary-General, African Union Diaspora Youth Initiative/ ACP YPN Programme Manager, Madagascar

Bora Kamwanya

Deputy Secretary General, Pan African Youth Union, D.R.C.

Dana Chocron

Co Founder Stracon LTD/Global Union Minister of Ministry-Department Sector A/1, Israel

Moetaz Helmy

Executive Director, Rollo Africa, Egypt

Uju Onah

PhD Candidate. Memorial University, Newfoundland, Canada

Your Host Chinwe Okoli
Executive Director
Grand Africa Initiative (GAIN)

GAIN Youth Summit is unique platform that primarily targets the youth as the key actors in the development agenda of the African continent. GAIN focuses on channeling the energy and enthusiasm of the youth to positive ends by empowering them and building their capacities to drive positive personal, community, national and continental level developmental goals. An opportunity to build alliances, networks and promote multi-level collaboration for impact. The GAIN Youth Summit 2020 is a platform that would empower key stakeholders with information, channels and tools to promote collaborative action for youth employment, development and entrepreneurship.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Yes, it is absolutley free to attend the live event. Just show up strong and ready to learn.
GAIN YOUTH SUMMIT 2020 is a virtual event. It will hold online only. You will get the link to the summit when you register.
You will get an email that contains all the links for the summit.
Ensure to join our telegram channel so you get timely reminder.
The deliberations of the summit will be conducted in English Language.

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