Thursday, September 11, 2014

e-Debate on "Youth sustaining family farming through ICTs" - 22 September - 7 October 2014

From: The ARDYIS Project Team, CTA

In the context of the International Year of Family Farming, and in the framework of its ARDYIS project, the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with the African Youth Foundation (AYF) is organising an e-debate on “Youth sustaining family farming through ICTs” on the ARDYIS discussion group ( from 22nd September – 7th October 2014.

During the 3 weeks, the discussions will be focused on youth, family farming and ICTs (experiences, opportunities, challenges, recommendations) and several Subject Matter Experts will be joining the debate to share their experience and answer to youth questions/queries. By the end of the debate, a synthesis report will be prepared and shared on the occasion of the World Food Day 2014.

Please find the announcement on the e-debate here: and a short introductory note on the topic here:

You are invited to participate in the debate and share your views. Kindly also share this information with people in your networks who might be interested to take part!