With 62% of Africa’s population being under 25 years of age, youth employment is crucial.
Early findings show that the productivity of youth labor (and rural labor in general) employed in both farming and non-farming sectors is significantly influenced by local farmland distribution patterns. Strategies that effectively improve productivity and profitability of farming are critical to expanding employment opportunities and improving youth livelihoods.
Published on April 10, 2018
T.S. Jayne and Holger Kray, Seminar at the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Tanzania Dodoma, Tanzania, April 10, 2018
Published on April 9, 2018
T.S. Jayne and Holger Kray, Seminar at the Agricultural Working Group Meeting, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, April 9, 2018
Published on March 29, 2018
Panel discussion around the Chicago Council for Global Affairs Report: "Youth for Growth, Transforming Economies through Agriculture," Principal Author Kwame F. Yeboah
Published on March 15, 2018
Thomas Jayne, Kwame Yeboah, Milu Muyanga, and Jordan Chamberlin. IFAD Thematic and Framing Workshop, March 15–16, 2018