Why youth?

We have a strong conviction that our collective prosperity and well-being highly depend on the ability of youth to access opportunities and services. However, Africa’s youth face exclusion at many levels and are seldom given the opportunities they deserve as future leaders.     

Leading Light Boot Camp 2018

Youth Initiatives

Leading Light Clubs

  

 Leading Light Clubs are entrepreneurial leadership clubs aimed at inspiring innovation young people and nurturing the spirit of entrepreneurship. 

Leading Light Boot Camp

This is  an immersion program hosted by GLLI which brings together grade 11 learners and second year students from LL clubs and their peers from our international partners for an intercultural experience aimed at promoting student-level entrepreneurship, cultural competence and ethical leadership. 

LL Tech

LL-Tech will be an out-of-school program planned to enhancing the capability of youths from 18 to 35 years old to create tangible jobs through the use of technology. 


LL Innovation Pitchfest

This will be an annual event to bring together students with the most innovative entrepreneurship ideas and community members and prospective donors and incubation organisations to celebrate emerging entrepreneurial leaders in school. 


LL Technopreneurship

Raising Grassroots technology entrepreneurs

LL- Tech will be an out-of-school program aimed at enhancing the capability of youths from 18 to 35 years old to create tangible jobs through the use of technology. 

GLLI will soon pilot its first LL-tech project on training cell phone repair technopreneurs at OR Tambo and Alfred Nzo municipalities in the Eastern Cape. Stay connected...