Many young people in Ghana aspire to build their own businesses. The one challenge they have is the How. The Youth Entrepreneur Forum (YEF), a flagship innovation by the Clirt Institute is designed to provide the answers and support these promising young people to move dreams from ideas to thriving businesses. The purpose of the programme is to aggregate young minds to share, shape, and develop their ideas into clear achievable goals.
More than just a talk shop, YEF also bring to the discussions various Captains of industry to coach and mentor participants on how to start, develop and establish their business and the pitfalls to avoid on the way. These mentors will become lifelong support for the most promising individuals and businesses. The platform will also seek funding for the most promising idea or business that shows potential profitability and significant social impact.