Events

  • 28
    July
    ANNOUNCEMENT OF SUCCESSFUL 120 CANDIDATES FOR THE NEYAT

    120 young men and women, who met the eligibility criteria have been randomly chosen. They will be empowered with technologies from the National Centres of Specialization (NCoS), supported by West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program (WAAPP) have been notified.

     

    To ensure the gender policy of CORAF/WECARD, 60 men and 60 women were chosen. They hail from the following countries:

     

    Nigeria (35); Benin (30); Cameroon (14); Burkina Faso (2); Niger (2); Ghana (11); Mali (5); Togo (5); Cote d’Ivoire (2); Gabon (2); DRC (2); Senegal (8); and Liberia (2).

     

    These mentees have been notified and are now choosing the agricultural branch they would like to be mentored on.

     

    They will equally be invited (fully funded) to the regional meeting.

  • 08
    November
    NEYAT TO BE SHOWCASED AT THE AAIN CONFERENCE AND EXPO IN DAKAR, SENEGAL

    NEYAT has been selected as one of the first initiatives to be presented at the Africa Agribusiness Incubation Conference and Expo 2017 to be held in Dakar, Senegal, from the 8th to the 10th of November.

     

    High on the agenda at this conference is the role of agribusiness incubation and thematic side-events addressing existing bottlenecks to job creation for more youth through agribusiness development in Africa with the guiding theme of “Youth Engagement in Agribusiness Trade and Investment.”

     

    Dakar - SENEGAL