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Rationale of the project

Thursday, 24 June 2010 07:04

Targets and beneficiaries

Written by Ken

ARDYIS's targets are

  • young farmers
  • students on agricultural training courses
  • all youth living in urban and rural areas in ACP countries and interested in agricultural, rural development and ICTs.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 13:18

ARDYIS Project objectives

Written by Ken

The project purpose is to raise youth awareness and capacity on agricultural and rural development issues in ACP countries through ICTs.

More specifically, it:

  • strengthens the capacities of the young in ACP countries on Web 2.0 and ICTs for development, particularly in the agricultural and rural sector.
  • contributes to sensitizing youth on the issues of agriculture and rural development in ACP countries.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 13:16

Project context

Written by Ken

The feeble involvement of youth in the key agriculture sector, on the one hand, and the existence new opportunities offered by ICTs to promote agriculture, rural development and improve livelihoods for youth, on the second hand, are the key elements at the basis of the launch of this initiative.