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AfDB, Rockefeller in Sh300m Africa agriculture fund

Published on June 06, 2018

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has set up a Sh300 million trust fund in partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation to support agricultural transformation in various African countries. The “Feed Africa” initiative is a priority programme for the bank as it pursues change to improve people’s quality of life.

Among other things, the Rockefeller Trust Fund will support the “Jobs for Youth in Africa (JfYA) Coding for Employment Programme” with the goal of increasing inclusive employment and entrepreneurship among Africa’s youth within the agricultural and other sectors. Read more. Source | Business Daily