Youth Agripreneurs; Africa’s Secret Weapon
The youth demographic, making up three quarters of Africa’s population, are Africa’s secret weapon in fighting hunger and joblessness. His Excellency Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, speaks to youth leaders from across the continent including Innovative and ambitious young African entrepreneurs creating exciting agribusinesses that deliver on untapped opportunities in the agrifood sector. The session seeks to establish a supportive ecosystem, including innovative financing, capacity development and a supportive policy environment for Africa’s young agripreneurs.
Jeff Koinange, renowned Kenyan journalist, author and TV talk show host, moderates the largest and possibly the most engaging panel of the 2020 Virtual AGRF.