Global Money Week

2014 Lesotho Money Week

Participants:
Ministry of Finance of Lesotho
Date of the event:
13th - 14th of March
Number of children reached:
6
Press:
youthsave.org

Lesotho’s Ministry of Finance funded 4 out of school youth and 2 in school youth from Lesotho to attend the Child and Youth Finance Summit in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. The Child and Youth Finance Summit was the first of its kind to be held in South Africa and received support from government and many financial institutions. They participated in the youth session which took place from 12th to 14th March. There were thematic workshops on child & youth friendly finance products and entrepreneurship development skills. The youth also participated in a live video chat with students from Romania.