My International Youth Conference on Agriculture and Entrepreneurship experiences!

Nigerian Participants with the CEO of iHAV Foundation: Christabel Ofori

It was my first time out of Nigeria to join other youths across Africa in a very important topic: Agriculture and entrepreneurship! It was the iHAV Foundation conference held on the 24th – 27th July, 2013 at Africana Guest House Accra, Ghana involving youths between the ages of 18 – 28 years coming together to listen to and interact on ways to improve the way Agriculture should be taken as a viable business in the continent.

Participants from Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Senegal, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda came together and were grouped to create Social entreprises that will improve Agriculture as a sustainable business in Africa.

The conference was indeed an eye opener for me as I got to interact first hand with a lot of people from different Nationalities across Africa, learning from their culture, tribe, weather conditions and food 🙂

More details of the conference will be highlighted in future blogposts, however one thing we should know is this fact: If African youths practice Agriculture as a business with proper research and planning, they will create more jobs and attract the support of the government and other stake holders!


About kalusam

I am a graduate of Agriculture with options in Soil Science and Meteorology from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike- Nigeria. I am the lead Agribusiness consultant at Agritechnovate Solutions Entreprises. I have underwent several trainings, conferences and studies in Agriculture and entrepreneurship with University of Maryland, U.S.A , IHAV Foundation Conference, Association of Africa Business School (AABS) Agric business Launch to mention but a few. As a young farmer and entreprenuer with a passion for research and writing, I use this blog to share my experiences as well as inform Youths of the opportunities available in Agriculture and Entrepreneurship. Follow me on twitter: @kalusamanya Facebook: Skype: kalusam WHatsapp: +2347036931636
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2 Responses to My International Youth Conference on Agriculture and Entrepreneurship experiences!

  1. Ugbo Ejike Henry says:

    please i want to be attending Agricultural Seminar. Keep me update

    • kalusam says:

      Mr. Henry, subscribe to this blog so that you can get an e-mail anytime I make a new post . I will be posting Agricultural seminars and conference fro time to time.

      Have a wonderful day.

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