• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Developing youth in agriculture policies

Developing youth in agriculture policies



Jose Filipe Fonseca, Senior Programme Coordinator, Policies

Jose Filipe Fonseca, Senior Programme Coordinator, Policies



Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



17 Embeds 270

http://nawsheenh.blogspot.com 159
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.nl 65
http://translate.googleusercontent.com 10
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.in 9
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.com.au 4
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.be 4
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.se 3
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.co.uk 3
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.it 2
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.fr 2
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.de 2
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.ru 2
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.cz 1
http://www.nawsheenh.blogspot.com 1
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.sg 1
http://nawsheenh.blogspot.kr 1
http://hostessenjobs.info 1



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Developing youth in agriculture policies Developing youth in agriculture policies Presentation Transcript

    • Developing youth in agriculture policies in ACP countries CTA’s ongoing experiences By José Filipe Fonseca Wageningen 14 November 2012
    • Target• Rural and urban youth as beneficiaries, partners and leaders in agriculture• Young farmers, processors, traders, transporters…• Young professionals, including the most talented ones, in agriculture and other fields
    • Target (Cont’d)• Youth associations, clubs, networks, think tanks, environmental groups, etc.• Farmers’ organizations and their youth chapters• Agricultural policy networks
    • Target (Cont’d)• Decision-makers and senior bureaucrats in: Government departments in charge of agriculture, youth affairs, education, ICTs, health, employment, finance… Local Governments ACP regional and continental bodies
    • Target (Cont’d)• Law makers, including young people, at national, regional, continental, ACP- EU levels• Bilateral, multi-lateral and non- governmental development agencies active in agriculture, labour, education, etc.
    • Target (Cont’d)• Media professionals, including young people, in conventional and new media• General public and emerging stakeholder groups in agriculture and socio-economic development
    • AimTo contribute to the development and implementation of effective formal cross-sectoral youth in agriculture policies in ACP countries
    • Overall approach• Entry point: ACP regional level• Use CTA’s good chemistry with ACP Governments and regional bodies, and international bodies
    • • Collection/generation and use of evidence from research and practice through: Policy research analysis Access to experiences and materials from various sources Inter-ACP cross-learning
    • Approach (Cont’d)• Equipment of Executives and members of youth organizations with enhanced capacities to:  Improve understanding of how policies are made and by whom  Develop evidence based policy proposals with specific instruments for their implementation
    • Approach (Cont’d) Mobilize youth and mobilize potential partners and allies Communicate with policy stakeholders and actors, and wider audiences including through mass media and social media Advocate, lobby, and negotiate for policy purposes
    • Approach (Cont’d)• Facilitation of regional and inter- regional networking• Mobilize additional scientific, technical and financial resources from third party sources
    • Interventions1. Development of « Pacific Youth in Agriculture Strategy 2011 – 2015 », with SPC2. Developing a holistic Youth in Agriculture Policy Framework for Southern Africa, with FANRPAN
    • Interventions (Cont’d)3. Policy representation by youth atCAADP Annual Partnership PlatformMeeting4. “Promoting Youth and RuralModernization Policies in theCaribbean”, with CAFAN,IICA/CARAPN/CAFY
    • Interventions (Cont’d)5. Policy representation by youth atCaribbean Week of Agriculture6. Intra-ACP Policy ProgrammeCaribbean-Pacific
    • Thank you for your attention!