“Youth Economic Empowerment through Agribusiness in Kenya” (Vijabiz) project organises a commodity business opportunity workshops targeting the youth involved in the project in Nakuru and Kilifi counties.
This interactive workshop brings together key stakeholders from the county governments, non-governmental stakeholders, the private sector and the youth groups representatives for a peer-to-peer exchange. The thematic sessions are informed by brief input presentations from the implementing organisations, followed by presentations of various opportunities in three value chains (dairy, cereals and fisheries) by the technical experts from Kenyan Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MOALF).
Financial institutions, ICT consultants, NGOs, incubator representative and the private sector service providers present various services which they offer.
370 participants from Nakuru are expected at the Agricultural Training Center.