Raphael Obonyo
Raphael Obonyo is a public policy analyst. He’s served as a consultant with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA). An alumnus of Duke University, he has authored and co-authored numerous books, including Conversations about the Youth in Kenya (2015). He is a TEDx fellow and has won various awards.
Mobilising on all fronts against a common enemy

Mobilising on all fronts against a common enemy

Youth: Fighting COVID-19 their way Africa’s young people are using resourcefulness and new technologies to engage and make a difference in the battle against the virus As Africa continues to battle COVID-19, the continent’s youth are not sitting idly by waiting for...

Leading from the front

Leading from the front

Youth: their time is now Young people are playing a crucial role in advancing climate action and climate justice Climate change continues to threaten human existence, economic growth and the livelihoods of vulnerable populations, and experts predict that Africa will...

Smarter, innovative and youth driven

Smarter, innovative and youth driven

Peace and security: youth Young people must be at the centre of all of Africa’s plans and processes to create sustainable peace and development In 2015 the UN Security Council adopted resolution 2250, which recognises the critical, positive role of young people in...

Raphael Obonyo
Raphael Obonyo is a public policy analyst. He’s served as a consultant with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA). An alumnus of Duke University, he has authored and co-authored numerous books, including Conversations about the Youth in Kenya (2015). He is a TEDx fellow and has won various awards.
Leading from the front

Leading from the front

Youth: their time is now Young people are playing a crucial role in advancing climate action and climate justice Climate change continues to threaten human existence, economic growth and the livelihoods of vulnerable populations, and experts predict that Africa will...