Goal of this MOOC:
To build the capacity of youth leaders on critical aspects that will enable them to contribute to the development of green economies and sustainable development in Africa. This will be guided by the key strategic pillars of intervention under the Africa Youth Transformation Leadership Program [AYTLP]’s Theory of Change (ToC) that includes Advancing Policy, Capacity Building, Sustainable / Green Entrepreneurship, and Networking Platforms.
The MOOC brings into focus Education for Sustainable Development [ESD] and youth empowerment; Human Rights-Based Approach; Gender; Role of Civil Societies; Youth Movements and Activism; Environment Conservation; Ecosystem restoration: forests, freshwater, oceans; Climate in addition to other key cross-cutting issues.
WWF-Africa recognizes that in order for youth to be the change agents of our society, it is imperative that they have the necessary capacity to engage, take affirmative and transformative actions. This will empower them to contribute to the sustainable development of Africa.