The future requires new skills, ECA’s Opoku-Mensah tells African governments

20 October 2017


African governments must refocus their education curricula and put in place new programmes that factor in mega trends and the fourth industrial revolution that is all about connectivity, Economic Commission for Africa’s Aida Opoku-Mensah recently said.

Ms. Opoku-Mensah, ECA’s Special Adviser on the Post-2015 Development Agenda, was speaking at the eLA2017’s 12th international conference on ICT for development, education and training that was held in Port Louis, Mauritius.

eLearning Africa is the key networking event for ICT enhanced education and training in Africa and brings together high-level policy makers, decision makers and practitioners from education, business and government. ‘Learning in Context’ was the theme of this year’s eLearning Africa. Read the full article on EIN Newsdesk here.