An Online Educational App in Ghana Has Been Nominated For World Youth Summit, 2017

College in Ghana“,  a newly launched online educational and application platform, has been nominated among the top 150 innovations developed by young innovators under the age of 30 by the World Youth Summit Awards.

Prince Akpah, the Co-founder and Team leader at Avance Media, when speaking to Biztechafrica said, they were selected based on its mission on quality education which focuses on “ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all”.

According to him, the platform is beneficial to young individuals, serving them an easy and hassle- free information hub especially for those who have the intention of pursuing their tertiary education in Ghana. The Website share vital admission information on higher education  as well assist students and parents to make informed decisions.

The newly developed website and App platform “College in Ghana” is financed by PR and Media Relations firm Avance Media and Kobby.

The shortlisted projects, which are from 90 countries, focus on digital solutions to any of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Ultimate winners of this year’s World Youth Summit Awards will be awarded at the WSA Global Congress 2018 – slated March 20-22, 2018 in Vienna, Austria.

WSA Young Innovators is a special recognition for young social entrepreneurs under 30 years of age, using ICTs to take action on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Together with the WSA winners of each year, they are honored as outstanding digital innovation with social impact.


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