Why it’s great to get African children excited about science
Watch children’s excitement for their future soar
We love to see children inspired to reach for their dreams, so we’re sharing this video from Great Big Story, a global media company. It’s about encouraging a love for science among African youth.
“Africa needs more scientists, and especially scientists who will stay in the continent, because that way we’ll create scientific solutions to our problems,” says Susan Murabana in the video.
The astronomer is behind a travelling telescope program designed to get young people in Africa excited about science.
Watch the video below for the full story.
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Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC) is a child-centred international development organization and a member of ChildFund Alliance. For nearly 60 years, CCFC has worked with children, communities, donors and other partners — changing lives through improved health, education and clean water. CCFC works in 12 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas, to support more than 700,000 children, youth and community members.