Young People like Victon make up about 70% of the population of Malawi.
This group represents a huge market untapped potential to create wealth and employment opportunities. Associated center for agro-based development (ACADES) creates a platform where young people like Victon Amon are challenged to be more actively engaged in agribusiness
3,100 Youth in Agribusiness Reached
We are currently working with over 3,100 youth farmers who are organized into 112 Youth Agribusiness Group. These groups are currently engaged in farming, food processing, Savings and Loan Activities.
1,500 Youth in Agribusiness have Increase Incomes
We have increased incomes of over 1500 Youth in agribusiness by 225% through investment in high value agriculture products
2,750 Youth Farmers Accessing Profitable Markets
We provide a market for youth in agribusiness through relational contract farming approach of high value agriculture products.
1,500 Youth Farmers Accessing Input Loans
We provide input loans to small scale farmers which includes seed, Irrigation equipment, farm to market logistics among others
2750 Youth in Agribusiness Trained
We support youth in agribusiness with various tailor made trainings to help them increase their profits and agribusiness incomes