Youth Panel: How can we harness the enormous potential of Africa’s oceans?

June 1, 2022 15215 views 1 minute reading time
Youth Panel: How can we harness the enormous potential of Africa’s oceans?

Debating Africa recently convened a panel with youth representatives from the University of Lagos and Aspire Debate Rwanda on the untapped potential of Africa’s oceans and water bodies. During this robust discussion, the panelists advocated for coastal communities, spoke on the Blue Economy’s role in Africa’s economic and social development, and highlighted sectors of the African aquatic and ocean-based economy that they believe policymakers should focus on.

Watch the discussion below: