XL Millennium travelled to Kenya and are proud to have been apart of the logistic management for the Mastercard Foundation Young African Works in Kenya launch. The event took place on 20 June 2019 at Radisson Blu Upperhill, Nairobi Kenya.
President Uhuru Kenyatta with Mastercard Foundation chairman Jim Leech, Mastercard Foundation CEO Reeta Roy, amongst others were present during the launch of a partnership with the private sector that will support job creation.
By 2030, Mastercard Foundation’s goal is to enable 30 million young people, particularly young woman, to secure employment that they see as dignified and fulfilling. Their goal, is part of the Mastercard Foundation’s Young Africa Works strategy which will see them:
- Design country-specific strategies
- Empower young woman
- Work with more African organisation’s
- Use technology to drive impact and scale
- Share more evident-based knowledge and innovation