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Once a month (sometimes more) we’ll post a think piece directed at young Cameroonians in particular and all those interested in Cameroonian youth development. The articles you’ll find here are short, succinct pieces by young people for young people and those who love young people.
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Observing our world today, one might be tempted to think we stepped into a scene of a science fiction movie where there exists self-driving cars and plants which glow in the night. Most of these inventions hold great promise for solving some of the world’s most complex problems but unfortunately, these innovations are unequally distributed […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2019 SAMA RANDY YOUTH WRITE CONTEST Better Breed Cameroon is pleased to announce the relaunching of the annual Sama Randy Youth Write Contest. This annual essay competition named in memory of pioneer Better Breed member Sama Randy challenges undergraduate students of all higher institutions in Cameroon […]
Cameroon has a relatively high rate of unemployment with the most affected demographic being the youth. The public sector for years has been the major employer leading to stiff competition in the examinations one has to pass to be recruited in different domains in the public service. As a result, in recent years there has […]
So you want a scholarship and you’ve reached out to a few people to ask them for help but no one is giving you practical ‘easy’ steps on how to go about it. Well, Better Breed Cameroon has tried across the years to offer guidance each year around this time- what we consider to be […]
Literature in all its forms; be it non-fiction prose, drama, fiction prose or poetry can be used as a powerful tool in effecting change. Reading literacy improves literacy and helps us understand the human experience amongst other things thereby building empathy. Empathy plays a critical role in promoting social cohesion needed to build a better […]
“One of the greatest gifts adults can give-to their offspring and to their society -is to read to children.”- Carl Sagan. An informed mind makes smarter choices. Smarter choices by all citizens are required to build a progressive society. With this in mind, Better Breed launched a campaign to build an interest in children of […]
Hello there #betterbreed You might have noticed we missed a feature last month. Forgive us, we’re back and making up for the laps by featuring a group of four as this month’s ‘Youth of the Month’. This month we are putting our spotlight on the winners of this year’s Sama Randy Youth Write Contest. As you […]
Better Breed Cameroon is pleased to announce that the results of the 2018 Sama Randy Youth Write Contest are in! After several weeks of reading, grading and screening for plagiarism. The Better Breed Cameroon team and its guest judges Mr. Fonsho Collins, Ms. Helen Nde and Mr. Mbutoh Divine are pleased to announce the three top candidates […]
Five Questions with Next Einstein Forum Ambassador Areille Kitio Tsamo! Hello #Better Breeders! We’re back again! We couldn’t let the month go by without featuring one young Cameroon doing inspiring work. So if you need something to give you confidence in brighter future for our country, let’s introduce you to Ms. Arielle Kitio Tsamo, our first Youth of […]
Hello Again Better Breed(ers) If you have been following- as you should have- You know we launched the 2018 Smaa Randy Youth Write Contest late last year. If you are really up to date, you’ve read that Makonjo Media opted to join us in this initiative and has offered to cover the cash prize for the 3rd […]