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Workshop on Youth-Led sustainable agriculture for urban food systems held in Uganda


From 25-29 March, 2019, the East African Regional Workshop On Youth-Led Sustainable Agriculture For Urban Food Systems will be held in Mbale, Uganda.

The objective of the training is to strengthen capacities of youth farmers in sustainable agriculture, enhance rural and urban linkages and contribute to urban food systems. The workshop will also focus on capacity building and peer-to-peer knowledge exchange among and by young farmers of the region.

This workshop is organised in collaboration with Young Professional for Agricultural Development (YPARD), an international movement of young professionals in agriculture, and is supported by Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.

For more info, please see here.