CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: PRESIDENTIAL ENVIRONMENTAL YOUTH AWARDS (PEYA) 2017
Youth Inspiring Action on climate change
Youth Go Green in collaboration with office of the speaker of parliament invites youth age 18-35 years to participate in the presidential youth awards, aimed at inspiring youths to engage in agriculture and climate Action. All applicants will undergo a judging process and successful applicants will be named Agricultural and Climate Change Youth Champions of the Year 2017. The PEYA is one way of implementing the National Strategy for Youth Employment in Agriculture (NSYEA) and the Paris Agreement developed to guide all state and non-state actors in Uganda on best ways to engage and create decent employment for youth in Agriculture. The strategy is aligned to existing frameworks such as the National Development Plan (NDP II), which seeks to “Strengthen Uganda’s Competitiveness for Sustainable Wealth Creation, Employment and Inclusive Growth”.
- All applicants must be aged between 18 and 35 years.
- Must demonstrate current involvement in Climate smart agriculture or be involved in agricultural value chain.
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