Empleo rural decente


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

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 rural youth along selected value chains. The final objective is to provide alternatives to migration, while also strengthening links with existing...

Decent rural jobs break the cycle of poverty and exclusion for youth with disabilities

Stephen lost his hearing when he was as little as seven, but also thanks to the Integrated Country Approach (ICA) project this disability didn’t stop him from earning a decent pay. As his poultry farming business develops, he is expecting to build a comfortable life and leave his financial worries...