Publications and Resources

The Kibwezi Hortipreneur Youth Group and their Agribusiness Opportunities in Kenya
This booklet first and foremost is intended to assist Youth Agripreneurs nearing the end of their experiential learning internships to prepare a winning business plan. It specifically addresses the situation in Kenya in support of the Kibwezi Youth Hortipreneur Group (or KHYG) … Download material here

Opportunities for Corporate Social Responsibility toward Africa’s Youth Agripreneur Movement
The Youth Agripreneur Movement was initiated by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture through developmental donor contributions. With this support, youth established enterprises built around cassava, maize, soybean, banana, vegetables, fish, and poultry as well as value addition through food processing. As skills are developed, their activities become increasingly self-sufficient, and provide employment opportunities for others. As a result of this success, the Movement became recognized as a powerful force for youth empowerment, and additional alliances were formed with the … Download material here

Kibwezi Hortipreneur Youth Group (KHYG) – 1st Value Addition Product
The first product of Kibwezi Hortipreneur Youth Group was launched at the IITA offices at the ICIPE campus on Friday 17th June 2016 by one of their members McEnroe Nzomo. The team had challenges with getting the product outas they did not have thenecessary equipment … Download material here