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October 11th, 2019

Agriculture has the potentialities to provide jobs for young people and help African countries to achieve sustainable development goals. 

Based on the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG12) that seeks to ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns, and SDG2 which seeks to end hunger, achieving food security and promote sustainable agriculture, youths in Nigeria have a great role to play in food production, processing, and marketing to achieve the goals. 

Youth involvement can help reduce unemployment through small-scale and cottage value chain development which also prevents post-harvest losses. Read more …