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Celebrating Youth Day

The African continent is unique for many reasons: our diverse landscapes, melting pot of cultures, rich biodiversity, fertile soils and vast mineral wealth.

We’re the cradle of civilisation. We’re home to the longest river, largest desert and fastest animal. But most notably, Africa is unique because Africa is young. Young and full of potential.

To mark South Africa’s Youth Day on 16 June, here is a selection of some our original research and analysis about young people: