For millennia, Africa has been inventing and exporting knowledge and technology that’s changed the world. Today, young Africans are leading a new wave of innovation, adapting and developing digital and creative solutions to tackle the impact of climate change, increase equity and deliver services more efficiently.
Poetry has a long history in Africa. It’s part of the fabric of life, of storytelling, of music, resistance and the fight for justice. Today, a new generation of poets is using poetry to speak of identity.