Youth in Agribusiness

AYICC sees agriculture as an essential driver of economic development and an area of great opportunity for young people in Africa. The challenge however is that the growing youth population

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Tree planting and Ecological restoration

Trees contribute to their environment by providing oxygen, improving air quality, climate amelioration, conserving water, preserving soil, and supporting wildlife.

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Over recent years, the world has witnessed an increasing level of waste products as a by-product of the increasing level of population, affluence and technological advancement

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Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE)

Climate change education, training, and awareness creation has been the central focus of AYICC targeting youth and vulnerable communities.

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Renewable energy promotion

With the increasing demand for energy for industrial and economic development, AYICC member organizations in different countries are promoting renewable energy access

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Campaigns and Advocacy

The African Youth Initiative on Climate Change (AYICC) is widely known for our incessant campaigns and research-based advocacy on environmental and climate change topics.

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The previous AFRIYOCC’s were held in Zimbabwe, Kenya and Abuja respectively. AFRIYOCC 2020 will be held in Addis Ababa and will convene over 200 youth across the continent.

The specific objectives include:

  1. To create a platform for youth and selected stakeholders to discuss current and emerging issues on climate change, and to network amongst the membership of AYICC
  2. To develop and publish a youth position paper ahead of COP26
  3. Showcase best practice projects by youth on climate change.
  4. Develop a youth roadmap for implementing NDCs

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Here is the video report of AFRIYOCC 2016 hosted in Nairobi - Kenya