Juvcom is thrilled to announce the launch of the first edition of the Cameroon Youth Assembly (CYA) to take place on May 12, 2018, at Mountain Hotel, Buea under the theme, “Transforming Innovative Visions into Action for a Sustainable Cameroon.” This project will bring together, entrepreneurs from diverse occupational backgrounds which will serve as a medium to expose them to businesses in the private sector, and linking them to potential sponsors.
The Cameroon Youth Assembly endorsed by the Youth Assembly at the United Nations, serves as a platform for dialogue and partnership between youths, the private sector, the civil society and the government, empowering them with the necessary tools, opportunities and experiences aimed at achieving a peaceful and sustainable society. This assembly is also a gathering of young leaders, social entrepreneurs, innovators, community builders and promoters of sustainable development in Cameroon and beyond.
According to Nghateng Donald, founder of the Cameroon Youth Assembly, this maiden edition “will feature the launch of the Cameroon Innovative Incubator Project Award wherein, the best projects for community development will be awarded the sum of FCFA 50.000 each. The event will also feature the launch of the African Artistic Festival.”
Other activities during the event will include lightning talks from topnotch entrepreneurs and exhibition stands from other businesses displaying and educating the public on the myriad of services and products they offer, as well as an evening festival.
Entrepreneurs are therefore required to register their projects on Eventbrite and stand a chance of winning FCFA 50.000 at the end of the challenge.