Africa’s youth shape their own future

The increasing number of African youth looking to entrepreneurship a as viable career option is on the the upswing. Youth on the world’s next big growth market are charting their entrepreneurial future and challenging the outdated narrative that attaining a formal education guarantees employment. JA recently conducted an impact report by JA Alumni who participated […]

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Keep Learning with our Online programmes!

Sign up to join one of JA South Africa online learning programmes today. The learning continues here at JA South Africa. At JA South Africa, student empowerment is at the heart of everything we do. To sign-up for one of our Premium Programmes : YEDP and Enterprise programs, complete  this questionnaire. Upon completion check out some […]

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Mastercard Girls4Tech is offering online STEM lessons

Mastercard has extended access to its signature STEM curriculum, Girls4Tech™, through a suite of new online, creative educational resources. The programme has been designed to help parents and teachers engage and inspire kids, ages eight (8) to twelve (12). Through the newly launched website Girls4Tech Connect, as well as through activities made in collaboration with Mastercard’s education partner Scholastic, teachers […]

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JA South Africa Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant

JA South Africa has partnered with Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions to implement the Coding & Robotics Innovation Camp. This partnership will see 98 grade 7 students in Johannesburg, Gauteng exposed to careers in Science, Technology, engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The Motorola Solutions Foundation awards grants each year to organizations, such […]

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Learners from Madiba Comprehensive School continue STEM2D journey

Learners from Madiba Comprehensive School continue STEM2D journey In 2018, Standard Bank Tutuwa Community Foundation partnered with JA South Africa to introduce 379 grade 7 learners from Mathlasedi Primary School to foundation-phase Science, Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing and Design (STEM2D) Programmes, with the hope that they will grow up to pursue careers in STEM-related fields.Now in […]

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Financial literacy & entrepreneurship training for #MandelaDay2019

Financial literacy & entrepreneurship training for #MandelaDay2019 To celebrate Mandela Day this year, we mobilised our collective power and used education to empower young people throughout the country. As Nelson Mandela said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. We partnered with Gauteng Department of Economic Development, the […]

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JA South Africa Celebrates 40 years

JA South Africa Celebrates 40 years Tipping the scale beyond 40: preparing for greatness On 27 June 2019, over 100 entrepreneurs, JASA alumni, sponsors, supporters and business community members convened at Citi in Sandton for JA South Africa’s 40th anniversary gala dinner. With the theme Tipping the scale beyond 40: preparing for greatness, the event […]

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HSBC continues to nurture a culture of earning, saving & spending at an early age

HSBC continues to nurture a culture of earning, saving & spending at an early age JA South Africa is thrilled to partner with HSBC on the implementation of the JA More Than Money Financial Literacy programme for the 11th consecutive year! This year again HSBC volunteers took time off their busy schedules to impart these […]

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