February 2017

At the End of the Line? A Thought on Young People’s Prospects in Zimbabwe

  • Posted on: 7 February 2017
  • By: admin

It is now incontrovertible that Africa has a demographically young population. The demographic youth bulge is now a centre of focus in development theory and the practice quest for forward-looking governance planning. 

For Zimbabwe, the youth bulge is an opportunity that must not be let to slip away. It is a concern for the Zimbabwean youth that youth concerns appear to be at the end of the long line of other national priorities. 

Why is it important to tap into the demographic youth bulge?