Africa: Failure is not an Option

WDA Expert Workshop, 2023, Kampala, Uganda

«Linking Demography to Wealth Creation»
September 19-21, 2023

Experts from the Makerere University, the National Population Council (NPC), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the World Demographic & Ageing Forum (WDA Forum) Switzerland as well as global actors on the “Demographic Dividend Concept” convened in Kampala from September 19-21, 2023. Their objective was to explore policies, strategies and plans that could help to make the best use of population dynamics to achieve economic and social development in African countries. In the case of Uganda, these population dynamics are characterized by an extraordinary proportion of young people with 70% of the total population being under the age of 30.


Link to NPC

Impressionen WDA Expert 2023

WDA Expert Workshop, 2022, Kampala, Uganda

«Taking Demography Seriously»
September 29, 2022

In Coopertion with National Population Council Uganda (NPC)


Speaker Presentations:

Speaking Notes of  Hon. Amos Lugolobi,
Minister of State for Finance, Planning and Economi
c Development
"Allow me to appreciate the WDA Team that travelled from Switzerland to impart the knowledge that will help Uganda proceed smoothly and successfully in the quest to harness the Demographic Dividend!" ...

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Impressionen WDA Expert Workshop

«Unlock Ethiopia's Potential – The Role of Enterpreneurs»

Ethiopia - Explore & Study Tour
Mai 18-30, 2019


Expert-Conference, May 30, 2019


Enterpreneurship in Ethiopia

Drivers of Ethiopia's Changing Demography and its Implications

Impressionen Study Tour - May 2019