Webinar: Youth Empowerment and the Promotion of Rural Communities' Sustainability

The Brazil Africa Institute (IBRAF) will hold a webinar on “Youth Empowerment and the Promotion of Rural Communities Sustainability”. The dialogue will focus on topics such as ensuring access to tools for young people to lead the transformation of the region, and practices to promote sustainability in rural communities, especially the most vulnerable. 

The panel will be attended by representatives of the African Union; the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); and the World Food Program (WFP), including:


Sarah Agbor
Commissioner for Human Resources, Science and Technology (African Union)

Carlos Watson
Senior Coordinator of the Office of South-South and triangular Cooperation (FAO)

Issa Sanogo
Director, Regional Center Against Hunger and Malnutrition in Côte d'Ivoire (WFP)

João Bosco Monte
Founder and President of Brazil Africa Institute



Date: May 29

Time: 11 am (GMT-3)