African Youth Employment Initiatives

CSO IN CONSULTATIVE STATUS WITH UN ECOSOC Where: Ghana  Area of Solutions: Renewable energy and resources, Climate adaptation and resilience, Capacity building  African Youth Employment Initiatives (AYEI) projects consisted of bringing new technology in fish farming where, instead of going the traditional way in pond constructions, they developed an aquaponics-based food system so fish and […]

AYEI empowering youth in aquaculture agribusiness in Juaben Municipality

The African Youth Employment Initiatives (AYEI), a youth-centered non-governmental organization (NGO) focused on building and enabling interests, skills and capacities of the youth as well as women in aquaculture agribusiness in the Juaben Municipality of Ashanti, is working to empower youth in the area into acquiring wealth in fisheries and aquaculture. Mr. Fulgence Niyonkuru, the […]


  AFRICAN YOUTH EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVES AYEI GETS AWARDED BY THE GOVERMENT AS A BEST DISTRICT FARMER IN JUABEN MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY, ASHANTI REGION Early this year African Youth Employment Initiatives AYEI started the implementation of its awarded projected by African Union Bureau for Animal Resources, a project that was to establish an aquaponics-based food system to […]

Cash for Work & Entrepreneurship for Youth Hope Revival in Burundi

African Youth Employment Initiatives, AYEI-Burundi, a youth led organization for the youth, founded in 2016 by a group of African Young People from various african countries, and now represented in more than 10 african countries, including Burundi, with Head Quarters in Ghana, is on action. AYEI-Burundi Coordination, in partnership with « Centre de Production des Semences [...]

Job Opportunity: Aquaculture Advisor

Project: Employment and Skills for Development (E4D) [Implemented by GIZ] Reports to: Team Leader Assignment Period: April 2020 to December 2020 Job Description The E4D-Ghana programme is commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and co-financed by the European Union (EU), Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), Norwegian Agency for Development […]

Impact Of COVID-19 On Ghana’s Agriculture In The Eye Of A Youth Farmer

The global Pandemic; COVID-19 continues to battle various sectors of our economy not sparing the agriculture sector, which happens to be the backbone of Ghana’s economy. Agriculture which provides employment for approximately 60% of Africa’s population has been adversely affected by the pandemic. As nations lockdown, place ban on public gathering, restrict movement, reduce the […]

Digital Transformation in Agriculture in Ghana: From Rhetoric to Reality

Digital technologies in agriculture have huge potential in changing the current information deficit in Ghana’s agricultural sector. Relevant data to assess our prevailing food stock and warehousing capacities; smallholder and commercial market-oriented production levels; and addressable market access gaps, is needed now more than anytime in our history. Digital technologies in agriculture in Ghana could […]