African Youth Employment Initiatives - AYEI

AYEI’s mission is to bring together, organize and engage youth’s skills, talents and ideas in employment creation activities/ventures for sustainable development by supporting agricultural (farming) initiatives. AYEI raises awareness among the youth for the need to embark on agricultural initiatives and explore lucrative opportunities in agriculture as a rewarding venture to create employment for themselves and responsibly join in the fight against hunger. AYEI’s mandate is to be the advocate and the facilitator in the implementation of the youth’s agricultural projects and activities through a multifaceted support system and networking across the continent. AYEI’s unites differently skilled, experienced and talented professionals and young entrepreneurs of all backgrounds to form a united body to promote. United for risks and profit sharing, capacity building, effective collaboration which include exchange of knowledge and skills. AYEI demystifies the bad and ill notions of agriculture among the (educated) youth and exposes them to lucrative and rewarding ventures within the agriculture sector


AYEI’s vision is to emerge as a leading nonprofit making organization creating a solid network of young agric-entrepreneurs to create employment and generate revenue for our unemployed youth in Africa. Aiming at reducing poverty, hunger and improve livelihood. AYEI envisions a continual network of young professionals and entrepreneurs joining efforts to mobilize organize and engage youth skills, talents and ideas to support agricultural enterprises so as to eradicate hunger and participate in the economic development of our nation and of our continent.