JA Africa Company of the Year Competition Kicks Off

 

December 9, 2016

JA Africa Company of the Year Competition Kicks Off

Young people are at the center of the Junior Achievement Africa Company of the Year Competition in Harare, Zimbabwe. Last night, our CEO, Asheesh Advani, and Global Head of Development, Brandi Conforti, were at the event, talking with students about their companies and experiences.

Photo credit: Junior Achievement Mascareignes

Photo credit: JA Africa

Photo credit: JA Africa

Elizabeth Bintliff, CEO of JA Africa, signed checks in advance of the awards ceremony:

Photo credit: JA Africa

Photo credit: JA Africa

FedEx is hosting the Access Seminar, which is the highlight of the event to many students. Access is, indeed, a key to economic growth.

Photo credit: JA Africa

Photo credit: JA Africa

Photo credit: JA Kenya

Photo credit: JA Kenya

The Citi Client Focus Award goes to The Birds Nest team from Botswana.

Photo credit: Rachael Barber

Photo credit: Rachael Barber

Hawk Art earned top honors in 2016!

Photo credit: Rachael Barber

Photo credit: Rachael Barber