African Youth Agripreneurs Forum


The African Youth Agripreneur Forum (AYA Forum) intends to serves as a platform for aggregating agripreneurs across Africa and escalating the impact of their activities. The AYA Forum will comprise of the following: (a) the AYA Forum, a two-day conference/workshop with thematic discussions and presentation of success stories; (b) an Agri-Pitch Entrepreneurship Competition that will lead to a selection of three finalists for presentation at the AfDB’s annual meetings in India in May 2017; and (c) side events including a mentor and incubator training programme. Read more


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“ENABLE Youth” (Empowering Novel Agri-Business-Led Employment for Youth) is a programme for young African people (18-35 years old) wanting to start a business in the agricultural sector. It works to promote, enhance, and modernize agricultural entrepreneurship in Africa.” – Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

Contact: Edson Mpyisi

Media: Chawki Chahed

 


Conference venue

IITA Conference Center, Ibadan, Nigeria