Advancing Productive Engagement in Agribusiness through the IITA Youth Agripreneur Approach to scale for rural youth in Nigeria, Kenya and DR Congo (YADI 2)
The overall objective is to engage rural youth in more productive, science-based roles in agriculture, creating a cadre of agribusiness persons able to create employment and stimulate rural transformation.
GoalsThe project goal is to expand opportunities in agriculture and agribusiness to youth as a means to advance rural livelihoods and economic development in three African countries, and to serve as a model for youth-led rural transformation elsewhere across sub-Saharan Africa.
Start: 22 September 2015
End: 30 March 2018