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Sudan - ENABLE Youth Program - Appraisal report
ENABLE Youth Sudan is one of AfDB’s ENABLE Youth Initiatives under the Bank’s Strategic focus to transform Africa’s agriculture. The objective of the program is to create business opportunities and decent employment for young women and men along priority agricultural value chainsin Sudan.The program is expected to train and empower 2,000 Agricultural Entrepreneurs (Agripreneurs) in Youth Agri-Business Incubation Centres (YABICs) in five states in the country. Each of these Agripreneurs is expected to employ five other support workers, generating 12,000 jobs (including 6,000 for young women) in total over the first 5 years of the program.The program cost is estimated at UA 23.25million, of which AfDB is financing UA 20.95million or 90.1% and the Government of Sudan will contribute UA2.30 million or 9.9%. The program is expected to start in 2017 with a duration of five years.