Mandela Rhodes Foundation prize to fund social impact initiatives: Judy Sikuza

Mandela Rhodes Foundation prize to fund social impact initiatives: Judy Sikuza

Mandela Rhodes Foundation $80 000 dollar Äänit Prize to fund social impact initiatives
Seven young leaders have been shortlisted to win up to $80-thousand for their socially impactful ventures in Africa. The finalists run transformative projects in key areas of impact ranging from educational technology to sustainable fashion and public health. They come from Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Canada. The Mandela Rhodes Foundation CEO Judy Sikuza spoke to SABC News shortly before the announcement of the winner. She said Nelson Mandela really believed in the potential of young people and by investing in them, their dreams and ideas, we will see an acceleration of the transformation of the continent.

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