Once 14 Year Old Girls, Now Empowered Youth Entrepreneurs

Author(s): 
Fatuma Namtosi, Tony Okello, Annet Amony, Monica Lubafu, Solomon Kayiwa, Winnifred Kaylesubula
Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Chemonics International, Byeffe Foods LLC, Equator Seeds Limited
Publication Date: 
Sep 28, 2017

The solutions to the challenges youth face come from youth themselves. Youth entrepreneurs working in the Ugandan agricultural sector, Byeffe Food and Equator Seeds Limited, will be joined by the Feed the Future Uganda Youth Leadership in Agriculture Activity for a lively discussion exemplifying how youth have overcome the challenge to pursue education and started from humble beginnings to achieve success, develop partners in the private sector, grow their businesses, and help their community.

Topic: 
Enterprise Development
Gender
Regions: 
Sub-Saharan Africa