Aulia Damayanti of CSAYN attends Commonwealth Youth Summit in Malaysia

Today I joined the first day of Commonwealth youth summit in Semenyih, Malaysia. The day was fruitful and we all had great panel discussions. The summit was organized by the Commonwealth Youth Council in partnership with the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Malaysian Government. This summit was the first of its kind to be held in …

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CSAYN Ethiopia Country Coordinator, Abiy Shimelis, at The 10th UNESCO Youth Forum

Sixty young men and women from all regions of the world, who are leading groundbreaking change in their countries and communities, met at the 10th UNESCO Youth Forum that was held on the 25th and 26th October 2017 in Paris UNESCO headquarters. The Forum, entitled “Rethinking Youth Engagement with UNESCO”, provided the opportunity for exchange …

Aulia Shares Experience at CAFA meeting.

Most developing countries in the Asean region have identified measures to both strengthen the resilience of the agriculture sectors and reduce emissions from agriculture and land use activities as part of NDCs target. Meanwhile the commitment period for the Paris Agreement in 2020 is fast approaching. Developing actions at scale to achieve the NDC targets …

CSAYN to Participate at CAFA event in Thailand.

The FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific with the support of the USAID funded Climate Economic Analysis for Development, Investment and Resilience (CEADIR) Activity, ASEAN CRN, GIZ, CIAT, GACSA and WBCSD is organizing a regional event on “Climate Action for Agriculture in Asia: Strengthening the role of scientific foresight and CSA in addressing …

REPORT OF FIRST GENERAL MEETING HELD FOR THE FORMATION OF CSAYN-LIBERIA CHAPTER AT THE LIBERIAN MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE.

The meeting was called to order by the CC (Garmonyou Aloysius Sam) at 1:00 PM with a silent prayer by the participants. The welcome remarks was given by Hon. Octavius Quarbo (Assistant Minister of Administration/Ministry of Agriculture). Each participant then was self-introduced followed by a short presentation on climate smart agriculture youth network (CSAYN) by …

Online discussion on Scaling Up Climate Smart Agriculture: Integrating Youth and The Digital Revolution

Agriculture is the single largest source of income for rural Africans and contributes to a quarter of the continent’s GDP. The agricultural sector occupies more than 70% of the labor force and contributes to food security and poverty reduction. However, climate change fundamentally and increasingly negatively affects agriculture in Africa. Africa is a youthful continent, …

GACSA will discuss CSA and Innovation at the Climate Week in New York.

We are happy to inform you that GACSA and The Earth Institute Columbia University will host an official open event during the Climate Week in New York. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 20th at Grand Hyatt Hotel (109 E 42nd St, New York) from 9:00 am to 11:00am. The event will be …

CSAYN-SEND Ghana Collaboration on Climate Issues with Agrochemical Usage

Background: The increase usage of agrochemicals by farmers in the production of crops has become of great concern to stakeholders. It is in this thought that SEND Ghana under the NGGA project in collaboration with the Climate Smart Agriculture Youth Network (CSAYN), Ghana Team organized training on 30th September, 2017 at Modern City Hotel in …