KEY TAKEAWAYS
  • Sub-Saharan Africa has one of the lowest rates of math and reading proficiency among primary school students in the world, which has bred high unemployment rates for adults.
  • To combat poor education rates, a number of edtech startups, such as Siyavula and GetSmarter, have moved into the region to bridge the skills gap among African youth.

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