Yoma is a digital marketplace for youth across the world to build and transform their futures by actively engaging in social impact tasks and learning & earning opportunities. It is an ecosystem solution that links young people with opportunities, provided by a range of partners, such as private enterprises, social impact organisations and future employers.
Using ethical and privacy-preserving machine learning algorithms, AI and psychometric tools, yoma identifies, nurtures and connects hidden talents and provides them with individualised learning-to-earning pathways.. Throughout youth’s yoma journey are able to develop market-relevant skills, build their portfolios and ultimately find employment.
Some of the most impactful players worldwide are joining forces to bring Yoma to Life. The Founding Members include UNICEF, GenU, GIZ and Goodwall, who have come together to develop Yoma. In addition, Yoma’s partner ecosystem is leveraging each other's strengths and resources to provide learning and earning opportunities to African youth.
Progress to date and objectives to 2021 and beyond.