The overall goal of the workshop is to enable youth from southern Borno to increase their knowledge in sustainable crop and fish production practices and develop the entrepreneurial skills in agribusiness to promote self-dependence and to promote the replication of the IYA model.
IITA Director General, Dr Nteranya Sanginga, has said that the IITA Youth- in-Agribusiness model aims at adopting a scientific approach to tackling youth unemployment and generating income through agribusiness. According to him, the initiative would help provide answers to certain research questions that would in...
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The Director General of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Dr Nteranya Sanginga has underscored the need for youth engagement in agribusiness. This was part of his presentation at the 2013 Annual Lecture at the College of Agriculture, Osun State University (UNIOSUN).