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The website conveys specific, helpful information and herewith supports the work of the members. Furthermore the website positions the Platform as a forum that is engaged in knowledge-sharing, advocacy and networking. The latest section aims to improve the interaction between members and raise awareness about agriculture and rural development policies by offering reliable and synthesised information about international and members’ related news and activities in ARD.

Trade and invest in one Africa: The 2019 World Export and Development Forum

RuralYouth | 20 November 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The 2019 World Export Development Forum assembled more than 1,000 business leaders, policy makers, and young entrepreneurs. The Forum focused on women and youth through a SheTrades global event and the Youth Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment (YES!) Forum, a unique platform for youth entrepreneurship and self-employment.

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Rural youth and decent jobs creation in food systems: The youthful future of African agribusiness

RuralYouth | 19 November 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

“Rural youth and decent jobs creation in food systems" - a side event of the Global Donor Platform's Thematic Working Group on Rural Youth brought together young agripreneurs from Africa as well as donors and repüresentatives of implementing organisations.

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Building the next generation of African experts in land governance

Land Governance | 28 November 2019 | Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

A short-term course on “The Political Economy of Land Governance in Africa" targeting young land professionals

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Young Africans at the forefront of land governance research

Land Governance | 28 November 2019 | Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Underlining youth's significant contributions to national and regional efforts to address land governance related issues in Africa in the field of research

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Complexities and Progress in Securing Land Tenure for Women and Marginalized Groups in Africa

Gender | 29 November | Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

The 2019 Conference on Land Policy in Africa recognized that securing land tenure for women is a must

 

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Capitalizing and disseminating impact of VGGT implementation in Africa

Land Governance | 29 November 2019 | Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Experiences from several African countries in implementing the VGGTs were shared at the 2019 Conference on Land Policy in Africa

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2019 Conference on Land Policy in Africa: Securing Effective Land Tenure Necessary for Africa’s Development

Land Governance | 25 November 2019 | Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The 2019 Conference on Land Policy in Africa focused on combating corruption in the land sector and sustainable pathways for Africa’s transformation

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A big “YES” to youth entrepreneurship and self-employment

RuralYouth | 20  November 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

On 20 November, the African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia hosted the second edition oftThe Youth Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Forum (YES! Forum). Several hundred young entrepreneurs and agripreneurs from all over Africa had followed the invitation.

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Creating employment opportunities for rural youth: Building on IFAD’s 2019 Rural Development Report

RuralYouth | Berlin, Germany | 21 October 2019

The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) organised a joint event on 21 October in Berlin to build on IFAD’s 2019 Rural Development Report - Creating employment opportunities for rural youth.

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