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TEA
CONVERSATION

One on one indepth conversation with opinion shapers to draw out insights around specific themes helping to broaden the knowledge of young Nigerians.

discussions


PANEL
SESSIONS

TV style panel that brings together practitioners, activists and policymakers. Open to audience participation as questions and comments will be curated from the audience by the moderator.

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POP-UP
PERFORMANCES

Pop-up performances that connects with the soul of our audiences as well as spark conversations relating to the theme of the conference ‘Be Involved’.

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POP-UP
SESSION

Our carefully selected list of pop-up session speakers is poised to deliver provocative, thoughtful and innovative ideas that will challenge, inspire and expose the audience to bright new ideas taking roots across the country.

MEET THE SPEAKERS

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SAMSON ITODO
Executive Director, YIAGA
Kiki James
KIKI JAMES
Founder & C.E.O @acecharity
Luke Onofiok
LUKE ONOFIOK
Chairman, Federal House of Reps
Brice
BRICE DIMITRI
MP, Republic of the Congo

VIEW THE SCHEDULE

DAY ONE

Pop-Up Sessions

Kiki James

My Experience: Improving the learning outcomes for under-served children in Africa

Faiz Bashir

Leveraging technology for educational access

Daniel Amoako Antwi

Beyond The Classroom: Leveraging Education for Economic Value

Aya Chebbi

From outsider to an insider: My role as the AU Youth Envoy in leading change in Africa

Simi Fajemiroko

What I learnt from running for office

Adebo Ogundoyin

Tea Conversations

Yemi Osinbanjo

EDUCATION:Improving the quality of education and unlocking educational opportunities for Nigerian children and youths

Prof. Adebayo Olukoshi

DEMOCRACY

Pop-Up Performance

Isomers (BAND)

Deji Ige

Panel Sessions

Gideon Olanrewaju, Otto Orrandam, Dr. Mario Mandara

Reforming Education in Africa: Policies & Innovation for improving access to quality education

Ibraheem Sanusi, Luke Onofiok

Restless and Ready to Run: Can Africa trust young people to deliver good governance?

GET YOUR TICKET

The DARE Conference is a two-day conference organised by YouthhubAfrica, with support from the Ford Foundation. The theme for the maiden edition of the conference is ‘Leverage’. Bringing together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused, and on a wide range of subjects especially around the sub themes of Health, Democracy and Governance, Employment/Entrepreneurship and Education.

ITS FREE

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

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