Interviews [ID: 29]

Interviews

The interviews provide the user with interpretation of certain issue, background information and possibly an explanation. The interviews of the Platform could be topic specific, person specific or focused on a concrete issue.

Denis Kabiito on realising the potential of rural youth in agriculture

Rome | Italy | 8 Oct 2017 | Denis Kabiito from the Uganda National Farmers’ association talked to the secretariat about importance of the agricultural sector for rural youth employment.

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Thato Moagi on attracting youth to work in agriculture

Rome | Italy | 8 Oct 2017 | Thato Moagi spoke at a panel that looked into different initiatives that support women’s empowerment and their contribution to advancing SDG5. She is a young entrepreneur that creates opportunities for young entrepreneurs.

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Godfrey Bahiigwa on the issues of rural youth employment

Rome | Italy | 8 Oct 2017 | Godfrey Bahiigwa talks about the challenges the AUC faces when providing policy guidance to African countries on topics such as rural youth employment.

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Karim Hussein on doubling smallholder productivity by 2030

Rome | Italy | 8 Aug 2016 | Suggestions for policy measures to the UNSG and informing the broader monitoring around the forming SDGs is the purpose of a Zero Hunger Challenge working group Karim Hussein co-chairs.

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Steve Wiggins on Rural Transformation - Implications for Development Policy

Bonn | Germany | 1 Aug 2016 | In his keynote address to a GIZ symposium on rural transformation, Steve Wiggins made a strong plea to be patient with policies and give chosen development strategies a chance. Wiggins noted that Asia has gone through the necessary transitions, but it took no less than 30 years. In debates on Africa, there are constantly targets set for the next five years.

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Matin Qaim on investing in food and nutrition security

Frankfurt | Germany | 8 Aug 2015 | "It’s great that development finance is thinking more into a nutrition direction” – For Matin Qaim, who gave the keynote address at KfW’s Development Finance Forum in Frankfurt, this is a first step in the right direction.

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