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This fund aims to help Rwanda’s creative industry recover from COVID-19

In Rwanda, a total of 30 impact oriented and sustainable projects from stakeholders in the Cultural and Creative Industry are set to benefit from a RWF300 million ($315,900) recovery fund launched by the government and various partners. Joining CNBC for more is Rosemary Mbabazi, Minister Youth & Culture Rwanda and Geraldine Umutesi, Deputy Director General, Imbuto Foundation.

Youth encouraged to ‘take the lead’ ahead of YouthConnekt Africa Summit

UN estimates that there are over 226 million people aged between 15-24 in Africa, making it the most youthful continent – however, this has come with challenges, such as high unemployment rates currently estimated at about 60 per cent. The President of Rwanda inaugurated the 3rd edition of the YouthConnekt Africa Summit that will this year, look into ways to understand the potential of the continent’s youthful population. CNBC Africa’s Zwena Bachoo has more.

President Kagame engages Rwandan youth on the economy, development

As part of an annual series to engage various groups in Rwanda's decision making, the President Paul Kagame met with various youth in the annual meet the youth forum to engage on matters pertaining to the country's future.
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