Consulate Durban’s “GeneratioNEXT” youth leaders hosted a July 11 Career Expo at KwaMashu Township, north of Durban. The event brought young people face-to-face with NGOs, businesses, and educational institutions in KwaZulu-Natal.
Exhibitors included the University of KwaZulu- Natal, the South African Department of Labor, Activate Changer Drivers, and KZN Youth Empowerment Project. The U.S. Consulate’s Public Affairs Section also hosted a booth with information on
EducationUSA, the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, and Community Grants.
GeneratioNEXT members said they want to highlight opportunities for young people to play a meaningful role in the economic development of the South Africa.