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Unleashing Ghana's Potential: Youth, Innovation and Democracy

Under the theme "Our Democracy, Our Pride", Ghana's 67th Independence Day commemoration is a moment not only for celebration but also for reflection on the journey the nation has undertaken since gaining freedom from colonial rule.

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Future Outlook: The Evolution of AI and 4IR in African Industries

In the current era marked by rapid technological progress, African industries face a critical moment. The intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) presents unprecedented prospects for innovation, expansion and socio-economic advancement throughout the continent. Africa is observing a noticeable surge in AI integration across diverse sectors, propelled by factors like increased digital technology accessibility, burgeoning tech entrepreneurship and supportive governmental regulations.

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A New Era for Sustainability: iiAfrica's reflections from International Day of Women and Girls In Science

The fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) have historically been dominated by men. However, there is a growing recognition of the importance of promoting equity and inclusion in these fields, particularly for women and girls.

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Bridging the Gap: Transforming STEM Graduates through the Ghana1000 Program

In today’s rapidly evolving world, the demand for skilled Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) professionals is higher than ever. However, many STEM graduates face challenges transitioning from academic institutions to the workforce due to a lack of practical skills and real-world experience. According to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), nearly 13 million young Africans, aged 15-24, are unemployed.

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Ghana1000 Program: First cohort urged to harness skills gained to develop Ghana and Africa

The inaugural graduation ceremony of the ‘Ghana1000 Program’ – an initiative by Industry Immersion Africa (iiAfrica) – was on Friday, November 17, 2023, held in a virtual ceremony to celebrate the over 750 students who had journeyed through the intensive 6-week program.

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