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In Côte d'Ivoire, every story counts: Prince Brokou

February 2, 2017

In 2013, Prince Brokou joined a road maintenance group as part of the Youth Employment and Skills Development Project (PEJEDEC) funded by the World Bank. At the time, he was still living with his parents in Yopougon, a sprawling suburb of Abidjan. Today, Prince owns a dry cleaning business in his native city of Gagnoa, in south central Côte d’Ivoire and has hired two of his younger brothers who were previously jobless.