On Friday, 11th February 2022, H.E Ambassador Richard A. Opembe participated in the closing ceremony of the Third Edition of the Africa Basque Challenge in Bilbao, Spain. The annual event is a youth innovation challenge that brings together youth from different countries to co-create impactful solutions for their communities. The challenge was organized by Modragon University and Anesvad, the Basque Agency for Development Cooperation.

This year’s event brought together 40 participants from Kenya, Senegal and Basque Region. It mainly focused on seeking innovative solutions in healthcare systems.