Where We Work

The agricultural sector employs 65 % of Africa’s workforce and is vital to the economies of most countries on the continent. However, young people face a variety of barriers to meaningful employment in this sector, including lack of education, technical skills, and access to capital and land. As a result, unemployment rates for youth in Africa are very high, ranging from 25 % in Ethiopia to 83 % in Uganda. Click on the map below to learn more about YiA in the five countries:

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