Africa's Changemakers

Through their voices, art or skills, these changemakers do more than dream of a brighter future for Africa, they take steps to create it

Rosemary Amponsah is training to become a welder at the Rural Enterprises Project in Bechem in the Brong-Ahafo Region of Ghana.
UNICEF Ghana /2017/ Quarmyne

They’re not presidents and policymakers; they’re not rich and famous … they’re ordinary men and women who do extraordinary things for one reason: to create change in their own communities.

These are people who will move mountains, rock by rock, to realize their vision for Africa. They are the real change makers – and they’re standing up to make a difference. 

Watch a quick intro to our Changemakers series