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The African Union’s Agenda 2063: Education and Its Realization

  • Michael Addaney
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Abstract

The future of Africa is too important to be left to the African Union and national governments alone. On realizing Agenda 2063 in Africa, the chapter draws attention for the need to make conscious effort to ensure that the ordinary people and national-level public and private institutions own the process of creating the Africa we want. To achieve this, the chapter reinforces the need for the Agenda 2063 to be integrated into the existing educational system. It discusses the education-development nexus and argues that to achieve radical transformation as envisaged in the Agenda, education is the golden key. The chapter concludes that integrating Agenda 2063 into existing national educational systems is the best approach to realize it.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of PretoriaPretoriaSouth Africa

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