RISE NETWORKS is Nigeria’s Leading Private Sector and Donor funded Social Enterprise with deliberate interest in Technology and its relevance to Youth and Education Development across Africa. Our Strategic focus is on vital human capital Development issues and their relationship to economic growth and democratic consolidation.

As part of our commitment towards empowering the Youths and  improving Human Capital Development, the RISE NATIONAL YOUTH FORUM was lunched in 2007 as an engaging platform for Young Nigerians to exchange ideas, find their common interests, harness their collective potential and rise above the limitations of human society. Each Year, RISE National Youth Forum makes direct contacts with over 50 000 Nigerian Youth cut across all 6 geo-political zones of Africa’s most populous black Nation, providing them with substantial intellectual empowerment and building relationships with them.

Below are 10 facts about the Rise National Youth Forum:

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  1. The Rise National Youth Forum Was Launched In 2007.

  2. So far, The RISE National Youth Forum has held in 20 Nigerian Cities and we are still counting.

  3. Is The Only Pan Nigerian Youth Event Which Focuses On The Grassroot.

  4. The Event With The Largest Youth Gathering In Nigeria.

  5. The Event With The Largest Number Of Seasoned Speakers.

  6. The R.N.Y.F Can Boast of Repeated Sponsorship Due To Our Consistency and Relevance In Youth Development.

  7. The Forum Has Hosted Dynamic Debates Involving The Who Is Who In Nigeria To Tackle Some Of The Challenges Faced By Nigerian Youths.

  8. Providing Scholarship Opportunities For Nigerian Students Through The Rise Students’ Quiz Competition Which Holds During The Forum.

  9. US First Lady, Mrs. Michelle Obama, Termed It As The Largest Youth Conference In Nigeria. (see the video on our website home page)

  10. R.N.Y.F Superior Concern Is Culture Transformation And Capacity Building That Can Give Rise To The Inclusion Of Capable Young People In key Roles Of Representation And Participation Within Government And Private Sector.