Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 9 November 2015 at 07:42

Inspiration and Knowledge Exchange at the Kajiado Youth Forum.

On 7th November, 2015, Kajiado county government in partnership with SCAD, ACTIONAID, AMREF and KAPA hosted a youth forum at KCB grounds, Kajiado Town.

This forum brought the youth to participate in marathon and later on do presentation in different sectors in agriculture. The main aim of congregating at the KCB grounds was to discourage youth in Kajiado County from engaging in drug abuse and explore constructive opportunities in agriculture that can generate income and improve lives.

The event was graced by the governor of Kajiado county  who advised the youth that they had a short time as youths to chart out their future.

AgriProFocus Kenya was represented by trendsetters from the youth in Agribusiness caravan and two staff members. The trendsetters included Leah Wambui Mwehia of Kiambu Strawberries, Peter Githinji of chickway poultry and Ruth of Top Farmer Magazine. Mr. Moses Kinaiya of Mifugo trade presented these trendsetters  as a good examples of youth who have embraces agribusiness as a passion and an income generating activity.

Youth in Kajiado were very much interested in the youth in agribusiness innovation community and pledged to work together to inspire, bring together youth interested in agribusiness, create awareness and develop business opportunities.