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Posts on the topic "International Youth Day"

12/08/2013
August 12th is International Youth Day. In recognition of the important role youth play in agriculture, a blog series has been sponsored by YPARD, in partnership with IFAD, ARDYIS from CTA, and e-Agriculture. Three blogs dealing with ICT and agriculture...
12/08/2013
With nearly 28 million people, though Nepal is predominantly an agrarian country, migration is increasingly becoming an important livelihood strategy for farm households in rural Nepal. Remittance has emerged as the lifeblood as earnings through...
12/08/2013
According to the report of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), remittance contributes about 25%  to the country's GDP and also according to the report of Department of Immigration of Tribhuvan International Airport  1500 plus  Nepali youths migrate abroad daily to...
30/07/2013
On 12 August 2013, we will be celebrating International Youth Day. This year's theme is "Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward". One may wonder what this theme has to do with e-Agriculture, but think about it this way: Empowerment of youth in...
10/08/2012
Agriculture is one of the most ancient and basic productive sectors of human activity, yet young farmers around the world have been exposed to tremendous barriers in starting a farming career. Now, due to the use of information and communication...
10/08/2012
[A statement from e-Agriculture's Team Leader] Young people play a critical role in agriculture. Not only are they the future of agriculture, but they bring new perspectives and ideas today. Young people are also more inclined to be comfortable with new...
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