Promoting Agricultural Entrepreneurship Among Rural Youth. Global Partnership for Youth Employment, Best Practice Note No. 2.
This note describes lessons learned regarding how youth-serving organizations can effectively create holistic programming around rural youth entrepreneurship, based on the International Youth Foundation’s experiences in carrying out a youth agribusiness project in Senegal. Key recommendations include: adopt a holistic approach to training, take a value chain approach, facilitate access to financing and capital, and foster community buy-in.