Tagged: Value Chain

Youth, an Engine of Growth for Sustainable Development in DRC

As part of the integration of their research for development (R4D) activities, IITA-Kalambo and the Catholic Archdiocese of Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have initiated a joint program to pursue agricultural R4D to improve the livelihoods of farmers. Implemented under the framework of the CGIAR Research Program on Integrated Systems for the …Read more »

IITA Youth Agripreneurs Train Youths in Borno, Nigeria

On September 16, 2015, the IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA), as part of the N2Africa Borno project, concluded a training workshop for 20 young men and women from the southern part of Borno State, Nigeria, on entrepreneurship skills development and sustainable agronomic practices. The workshop, entitled Agribusiness – Key to Productive Youth Engagement, was held at the International Institute of Tropical …Read more »