Tag: Decent work for rural youth

Agriculture providing jobs for the youth in Ghana

The World Bank has estimated that Africa has more than 50% of the world’s fertile and unused land and agriculture accounts for the 25% of the continent’s GDP. A development in the agricultural sector would lead to a sustained economic growth in the whole continent and every country would benefit from it. In Ghana, agriculture is the most important economic… Read more →

Improving Rural Youth Livelihoods-Why it should be a priority

The Strategy and Knowledge Management Department of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is pleased to announce an event on ‘Improving rural youth livelihoods – why should it be a priority?’ to be held at Oval Room on the 13th of June 2013, from 14:30 to 16:00 hrs. You are cordially invited to participate in the event and enrich… Read more →