Now in its third year, the #Blog4Dev Contest is an ideas-sharing platform for youth in Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda. This year, the World Bank wants you to share your thoughts on youth and agriculture.
For a chance to win a trip to Washington, D.C. in April 2017, discuss the following question in an original blog of no more than 500 words:
To farm or not to farm: What opportunities exist for youth to prosper in agriculture and agro-business?
Submit the blog post in English by January 15, 2017 here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/65FSQJD
An increasing proportion of the African children are completing primary school as compared to Fifty years ago (70% in 2011), and as they transition into young adulthood, most still face the challenges of unemployment and underemployment aggravated by their lack of relevant skills, education and limited access to land and capital to start their own enterprises.
Read more on my blog: https://youngunexpectedfarmer.wordpress.com/
Anyone interested in publishing a 'blog' type piece on economic fraud and anti-fraud measures in Africa, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out their first blog that went online last week : http://roape.net/2015/12/07/researching-anti-fraud-measures-in-the-global-south/
I would like to get your ideas about a blog I wrote recently:
Do you believe this is the right track? Appreciate your thoughts!