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Preparing and accessing decent work amongst rural youth in Cambodia

Published: 2019
The case study explores which skills and training opportunities young people need in order to gain access to decent employment in rural areas. The research was undertaken in order to [...]

Global Framework

FAO framework on rural extreme poverty. Towards reaching Target 1.1 of the Sustainable Development Goals

Published: 2019
Today, about 783 million people live in extreme poverty. Extreme poverty is primarily a rural phenomenon, with 80 percent of the extreme poor living in rural areas, across greatly diverse [...]

Project Highlights

Promoting alternatives to migration for rural youth in Ethiopia and Tunisia

Published: 2019
Poverty, food insecurity and a lack of employment opportunities drive many young men and women around the world to search for jobs elsewhere. In Africa, where youth underemployment and unemployment [...]

Issue Paper

Economic development and the evolution of internal migration. FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 19-03

Published: 2019
This paper sheds new light on internal migration processes by estimating migration flows for 31 countries, focusing on step migration and on return migration back to rural areas from urban [...]

Tool

Guide de sélection des projets agricoles dans un contexte de migration

Published: 2018
This guide was developed as part of the "Youth Mobility, Food Security and Poverty Reduction"(RYM) project implemented by FAO with funding from the Italian Cooperation. The document is aimed to [...]

Tool

Empowering youth to engage in responsible investment in agriculture and food systems. Rapid capacity assessment tool

Published: 2018
This rapid capacity assessment tool aims to help practitioners (such as government agencies, youth organizations, or development partners) to carry out a multi-stakeholder assessment of existing and needed capacities to [...]

Project Highlights

New perspectives for Somali youth

Published: 2018
The UN and the Somali Government launched the Programme on Youth Employment in 2015, with the objective of creating employment opportunities for youth between 16 and 35 years through vocational [...]

Case Study

Kenya. Generating alternatives to migration for rural youth through sustainable value chains and social protection

Published: 2018
The new FAO project Rural youth migration, social protection and sustainable value chains in Kenya, funded by the Italian Development Cooperation, aims to boost employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for Kenyan [...]

Case Study

Rural youth migration, social protection and sustainable value chains in Kenya

Published: 2018
Exploring the links between migration, agricultural and rural transformation processes is an area where FAO has a comparative advantage thanks to its strong technical expertise and close relationship with governments [...]

Case Study

The Rural Youth Mobility project. Methodology and results

Published: 2018
This publication provides an overview of the methodology and best practices developed during the implementation of the Rural Youth Mobility Project (RYM) in Tunisia and Ethiopia, while decsribing the results [...]
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