SDG 2: Zero hunger, SDG 13: Climate change, SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals
Innovative volunteerism essential for Africa's development: four takeaways from the first UNV VConnect event
Drawing from a recently published book by Dr Richard Munang, Regional Climate Change Coordinator for Africa at UN Environment (UNEP) titled “Making Africa Work Through the Power of Innovative Volunteerism”, the key take-aways of the inaugural event were: Africa is at a demographic and development tipping point Currently, Africa’s population stands at almost 16 per cent of the world’s total population. By 2050, the United Nations projects that Africa will account for half of the world population growth.
21 January 2019
East and Southern Africa