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Interview with Abdihakim Ainte on SDG implementation in Somalia


Abdihakim Ainte is the Founder of iRise Hub, a technology and innovation hub based in Mogadishu, Somalia. How does his organisation contribute to translating and implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? What is necessary for young people to feel a sense of ownership towards the SDGs? At the occasion of the Bonn Symposium 2017, Abdihakim Ainte explains how he wants to equip young Somalis with better prospects for their future.

The interview is also available as a video:

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