The Burundi Youth Education & Development Summit will bring together major players from a wide variety of disciplines and professions with the intention of discussing and debating African social and education reform and establishing potential policies on and solutions to these major issues. The Summit will welcome participants from government, the media, activist groups, philanthropy organizations and the private sector to offer a diverse range of viewpoints and opinions.
The principal aim of the Summit is to use diplomatic means to achieve novel, effective resolutions to the problems currently facing Africa in the field of education. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from experts in their fields and make contributions to a real change on the continent. Through a combination of lectures, seminars, and interactive panel discussions, the OYED aims to collate a comprehensive dossier of possible solutions to many of the issues in the African education system.