Uganda, which has the second-youngest population in the world, is creating economic opportunities for youth in the agriculture sector.
Final Report: Feed the Future Uganda Youth Leadership Activity.
Project Report | October 30, 2020
This final report summarizes the achievements of the Feed the Future (FTF) Uganda Youth Leadership for Agriculture Activity (YLA), which increased economic opportunities for Ugandan female and male youth.
This final report summarizes the achievements and outcomes of the Feed the Future Youth Leadership for Agriculture (YLA) Activity, which was a flagship youth, agriculture, and gender-focused project supported by USAID/Uganda. This report provides an overview of how the YLA activity addressed issues of youth inclusion (particularly for female youth) by bridging the gap between them and the private sector through economic opportunities in agriculture-related fields for at least 350,000 Ugandan youth. This report also highlights how YLA Activity supported self-employed youth and young entrepreneurs to enter supply chains or access markets, find efficiencies, increase income, and grow revenues.