Youth Employment Creation

High-Level Policy Dialogue on: An Apprenticeship Framework for Youth Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-processing in Kenya

The first policy dialogue with senior policy makers on youth employment creation in agriculture and agro-processing for inclusive growth in Kenya was held in Nairobi on 12th June 2018. The meeting brought together 10 key stakeholders from the Ministry of Agriculture, Technical and Vocational Training Authority (TVETA), the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA), the National […]

Utafiti Sera: Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in the context of Inclusive Growth in Nigeria.

The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research( PASGR) in association with the knowledge platform on Inclusive Development(INCLUDE) and the National Institute for Legislative Studies(NILDS) with support from International Development Research Centre( IDRC), Canada and Department for International Development (DFID) recently commissioned a study that sort to examine the how and why of the constraints […]

Agriculture for employment creation, Nigeria

Aremu F. A.(PhD) under Department of Political Science, University of Ilorin and National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILDS) with the technical and editorial support from Partnership for African Social Governance and Research (PAS GR) under the Utafiti Sera initiative on Employment creation in Agriculture and Agro-processing in the context of Inclusive Growth in Nigeria gave insights on […]

Commitment to supporting agriculture transformation for employment creation

Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PAS GR) together with The National Institute for Legislature and Democracy Studies (NILDS) and the African Studies Centre, Leiden held a forum with the Nigerian Government and key stakeholders in the agricultural sector to discuss in depth these policies and also to find new approaches that will boost jobs […]

Utafiti Sera: Apprenticeship Policy on youth employment creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in Kenya.

The Partnership for African Social Governance and Research (PASGR) together with the Centre for Bio-Entrepreneurship (CABE) held a forum in Kitale, Trans- Nzoia county on Apprenticeship Policy Framework on Youth employment creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in Kenya. Utafiti Sera is an initiative developed by the Partnership for African Social Governance and Research (PASGR). Utafiti Sera represents a […]

Utafiti Sera: Evidence from two value chains

Successive governments in Nigeria have made job creation in agriculture a key policy target. In particular, attempts have been made to attract and retain women and youth in agriculture for the purpose of employment creation and boosting domestic food security. “Reality of unemployment and underemployment is hardly fully captured.” A study by Dr. Aremu F. A. supported by […]

Utafiti Sera: The Fourth Forum on Youth Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-processing

The joint forum on sugar and horticulture sectors on employment creation was organized by the Partnership for African Social Governance Research (PAS GR) in collaboration with the Centre for African Bio-Entrepreneurship (CABE). The forum was held in Nairobi, Kenya. The meeting brought together stakeholders from the Utafiti Sera House namely: INCLUDE, Horticultural Crops Directorate (HCD), […]

Call for Expressions of Interest to host the second Phase of Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Youth Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in Kenya

About PASGR The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR’s vision is a ‘vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’. PASGR seeks excellence in social science research for public policy. In partnership with individual […]