Best Projects 2018 features all the nominated entries submitted to the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition under ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. If you want to know the 10 finalists in this category click HERE
Explain your project in details:
The aim of the project is to challenge both the government and the educational sector by telling or writing them through open letters and write ups on ways the educational sector can be improved both has a student learning and as a teacher teaching, we also encourage the government to increase the budget for education to the standard that the United nations sets to be very productive for the country
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
We have impacted through social media campaigns through Facebook, twitter and website thereby creating an awareness for people to know more about what education brings about with its benefits although we are yet to visit locations due to fundings and we hope going forward we can be able to channel our energy towards that because they in the rural areas need the message much more
Sustainability and future plans
Yes, we do have future plans we want to make education take if not half of the budget but a considerable increase in the present percentage and also grow a programme whereby we are able to help the educational sector develop scheme to make teaching profession very lucrative.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
My name is Oluwaseun Awe, I am from Ekiti state but I was born In Kwara state. I went to school also in kwara state from pre nursery to primary then to secondary school. I was an exemplary student through out my years In the secondary and primary school also going on to the university. I am motivated through what I had gone through in life and how hard it is to strive in this environment we find ourselves, am always very open to helping others wherever I find myself.