The Digital Innovation Challenge for Agriculture 2019

The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), in partnership with the Innovation Village, Mukwano (AK Oils and Fats Ltd), National Union of Agribusinesses and Farm Entreprises (NUCAFE) Welthungerhilfe and MTN Uganda are officially launching the Digital Innovation Challenge for Agriculture 2018. The Digital Innovation Challenge for Agriculture is seeking innovators with a passion for developing sustainable

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The Enable Youth Program (Funding for Young Agripreneurs)

The Enable Youth Program supports motivated young entrepreneurs in Uganda to start innovative enterprises in the agricultural sector. The Government of Uganda received financing commitments from the African Development Bank and Nordic Development Fund (NDF) in support of the Farm Income Enhancement and Forestry Conservation Programme: Project-2 (FIEFOC -2). iMPACT Booster consortium won the bid and

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The GoalKeepers Youth Action Accelerator 2019 (For Youth Advocates)

2019 is kicking off with an exciting, innovative, youth-led and multi-partner programme called the Goalkeepers Youth Action Accelerator! The launch of the Accelerator is a direct response to the challenges young people face in accessing sufficient and appropriate resources to meaningfully engage in development decisions and activities that affect their communities. Do you want to

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The D-Prize Competition 2018 for Young Social Entrepreneurs

D-Prize funds new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented ways to end poverty, yet the best interventions are not being distributed at mass-scale. Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below? D-Prize expands access to poverty-alleviation interventions in the developing world by funding new

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The Africa Green Revolution Forum Dealroom 2018

The Africa Green Revolution Forum, the world’s most important and impactful forum for African agriculture, pulling together stakeholders in the agricultural landscape, will this year host a Dealroom connecting investors with business owners and projects across the agriculture value chain seeking investments. All entrepreneurs working along the Agriculture value chain are invited to apply for

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The UN Youth Volunteers Program 2018

Under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the UN reform agenda, monitoring and evaluation capacities are more important than ever to achieve UN system effectiveness and to strengthen the capabilities of countries in the achievement of their own localized SDGs and national development policies. Deploying national UN Youth Volunteers supports national capacity-building while deploying international UN

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