Tag: Global Youth Innovation Network

Participatory Youth Workshop in Ghana

As part of activities to engage urban and rural youth in climate-smart agriculture and orient youth in market-driven value chain opportunities in Ghana, the Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN), Ghana and the African Youth Initiative on Climate Change (AYICC), Ghana are organizing a one-day participatory youth workshop in Accra on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at AgriHub Ghana Knowledge Space. Theme:… Read more →

International Youth Day 2012: Asserting our will to strengthen partnership among Youth for agricultural development

By Marina This joint statement on the occasion of International Youth Day, 12 August, comes from a group of youth networks involved in rural and agricultural development with the support of the following organizations FAO, IFAD, WFP, CTA. “Building a Better World: Partnering with Youth” – the theme of International Youth Day 2012 – is a perfect expression of our… Read more →

Brief Report On The First Strategic Physical Meeting Of GYIN- GHANA Team Leads Held At The Maquis Tante Marie Restaurant, Labone-Accra

DATE HELD: 8TH JULY, 2012 TIME: 1630 to 1930 GMT PHYSICAL PRESENCE: 6 [2 FEMALES, 4 MALES) VIA SKYPE: 3 [3 FEMALES] UNAVAILABLE: 5 Our strategic meeting was to enable us discuss, review, consolidate and adopt the proposed National Action plans drafted for GYIN Ghana Operations with reference to our Short-term implementation framework. The meeting came off effectively including skype… Read more →

Young People, Farming, & Food Conference

An international conference on the future of the agrifood sector in Africa-19-21 March 2012 – Accra, Ghana This conference, co-hosted by the Future Agricultures Consortium and the Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research (ISSER), will critically examine: 1. How young people engage with the agri-food sector in Africa as producers, entrepreneurs, employees, consumers and citizens 2. Changes in the… Read more →

Synthesis of Deliberations – Farmers’ Forum Youth session, 18 February 2012, IFAD, Rome (Italy)

We, young women and men farmers, representing Farmers’ Organizations as well as Rural (Youth) Associations of Africa, Asia and the Pacific, and Latin America and the Caribbean, gathered at IFAD Headquarters in Rome (Italy) on Saturday 18 February 2012 to prepare recommendations to be addressed to Farmers’ Organizations (FOs) representatives, to IFAD and to Governments during the 2012 Farmers’ Forum… Read more →