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Unleashing the Potential of Youth Enterprise


We are delighted to join Business Fights Poverty’s Global Goals Summit 2021 as a supporting partner with a session on ‘Unleashing the Potential of Youth Enterprise'.

Faced with a dire job market, entrepreneurship gives young people an opportunity for unlocking income generation and creating decent work for themselves and others. But what support do they need to succeed? Together we’ll explore what challenges and effective support for young entrepreneurs look like.

Join us on Wednesday, 22 September, 2:30 PM (BST) on Zoom to:

  • Explore the critical importance of youth entrepreneurship for the
  • global economic recovery from COVID-19
  • Understand specific challenges facing young entrepreneurs and the support they need
  • Get first-hand testimonies from young entrepreneurs and explore joint opportunities

Our expert speakers are:

  • Marta Krupinska, YBI Board Chair & Head of Google for Startups UK
  • Jennifer D Wilson, Lead of Emerging Topics - Global Responsible Business, Accenture
  • Adenike Adeyemi, CEO FATE Foundation Nigeria & YBI Trustee
  • Young Entrepreneur Yogesh Gawande, Founder of NIYO Innovative Solutions LLP, India
  • Young Entrepreneur Olabisi Akinbajo, Founder of Toke Cosmetics, Nigeria
Register now FOR FREE with code YBISDG21 here.


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