Sector of activity
Food & Beverage
Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation, Education & Awareness Raising, Other
Type of lead actor
The aim is to develop a Swedish-Nigerian collaboration to support a Youth Farmer's Empowerment Scheme which creates jobs for graduates youth, boosts food production for food security, income generation to reduce poverty and to achieve sustainable economic development through the diversification of the economy.
As collected through the One Planet Reporting
No activities have yet been reported under this initiative
Impact and Results
An estimated 6,050 graduates and youth will be empowered in a total of 121 sites with targets to generate over 24,000 jobs directly on the farms and about 30,000 indirectly from the smallholder value chains annually by 2018.
Next steps and how to get involved