The Coalition on Media and Education for Development Africa Forum (CAFOR) is first and foremost a forum with various organizations, experts and individuals who are committed to ensuring that education systems in Africa are relevant to young Africans with newly acquired skills that correspond with what obtains in the labour market within the African continent... More
What instigated this idea?
CAFOR has stemmed from the idea that education for development systems work best in contexts of well-developed partnerships and trust between the multiple actors involved. In addition to the significant classroom partnership between teacher and learners, CAFOR recognizes that education systems are based on partnerships and trust between school authorities... More
The Vision of CAFOR is to place communication at the centre of education focusing on youth skills development and the labour market in Africa. CAFOR will become the Leading African Centre of Excellence for Communication in the area of Youth Skills Development and will be the SUSTAINABLE independent, continental reference and facilitating agency for excellent communication practices in the field of education for development... More
CAFOR ’s mission is to promote Communication as a Core Element of Education and Youth Development that will focus on Youth Labour Force Participation with a focus on reform in the agricultural sector in Africa as a start. CAFOR will place Communication at the heart of education and youth development in Africa by... More
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. "
Nelson Mandela -
“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."
Martin Luther King, Jr -