African Youth in Waithood


Alcinda speaks about young Africans' aspirations to become productive and accomplished members of society, and how these aspirations get youth to mobilise, politically and across space.

Professor Alcinda Honwana is senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, and visiting professor at the Open University.

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The interview was conducted by Milena Belloni (associate producer).

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