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Category: Youth Help

Kagiso Madibana Helps Donate 70 Pairs Of School Shoes To Unprivileged Kids

There is more happiness in giving than receiving, this is true in the sense that you get a feeling of contentment when you help a person in need, and it makes you feel...

An Unemployed Young Man Gets Arrested For Protesting In Front Of Parliament

A very brave young man put his security on the line when he decided to sensitize the powers that be on the issue of unemployment. He took a cardboard and wrote on it...

U.S. Ambassador Miller Launches The Inaugural YALI Talks

Ambassador Miller recently launched the inaugural “YALI Talks” organized by the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Batswana alumni. In his remarks he...

10 Ways To Say No To Alcohol And Drugs

The time will come in almost everyone’s life when they are confronted with drugs or alcohol. Some lucky ones may not experience this kind of peer pressure, but the...

BDC Donates To Students Living With Disabilities

Botswana Development Corporation is a shining example when it comes with to giving back to the community. This organization has done an exceptional job by donating a 17...

Barclays To Offer Ready To Work Training At The Upcoming Youth Jobs Fair

One of the major reason behind the high youth unemployment rate is attributed to the fact many youth lack employable skills. To help remedy the situation there will be...

Youth Business Expo 2016 Brings Together Young Entrepreneurs

Yesterday morning the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture, Thapelo Olopeng,  officiated at the Youth business expo, the first of its kind. The attendance was amazing...

2016 Mandela Washington Fellows Announced!

Last week the United States Embassy held a press conference to announce the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellows. This Fellowship is the flagship component of President...

Botswana Youth Jobs Fair Sets A 5 Year Project To Create Credible Jobs

We are currently witnessing some of the worst scenarios of joblessness of young people who come out of formal educational training without any sustainable hope of...

Black Monday Movement Honouring The Girl Child- I shall Not Forget!

Following the recent Sebina child pregnancy issue, concerned citizens have taken it up in arms to address child abuse in this country. The movement which is dubbed Black...

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Miss Botswana Urges The Youth To Act On Their Dreams

As a beauty queen, one of your social responsibilities is to be a role model to young people, since they relate more with you. The current Miss Botswana, Seneo...

Attend The Youth Empowerment Society Financial Literacy Workshop.

Youth Empowerment Society (YES) is inviting young people to a Financial Literacy Workshop by Nelson Letshwene on the 26th of February 2016, at the University of Botswana...

Target 20 000 Initiative Aims At Re-Skilling The Youth

The target 20 000 initiative  is part of the education ministry’s five-year strategy, would help equip youth at the tertiary institutions with industry...

10 Ways To Kick Start Your Life After Disapointments

“Don’t let today’s disappointments cast a shadow on tomorrow’s dreams.” ~Unknown. You didn’t get the job you wanted. Somebody you love let you down....

Vision 2016 Youth Forum Invites Youth To A Conference.

Vision 2016 Youth Forum has a vision to drive, facilitate monitor and evaluate progress towards the achievement of the Vision 2016 pillars. This youth NGO will be...

Ministry Takes Thamaga Gang, Matsetsenkane On Holiday To Okavango

According to media reports doing the rounds, the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture and Botswana Institute of Rehabilitation and Integration of Offenders (BIRRO)...

Matsha Students Accident Fund Account Set Up.

Following the Matsha tragedy, an accident fund has been set up to help those affected by the unfortunate incident. The Government will cover funeral and expenses but...

Minister Thapelo Olopeng To Meet With The Youth

As a young person, do you have issues that you feel the Minister should address in order to help young people to be the best they could be? For example, there is youth...