youth applications received and funded
bootcamps and validations conducted
businesses and agripreneurs trained
Business modeling , Financing and repayment , Business registration (trading license, URA), criteria for the loan handout, Start business activities, Create a support network
Interpersonal relations, Presentation / Pitching skills, Storytelling, Facilitation and training skills, Being a role-model, Gender balanced business
Value addition, Storage, Processing, Use of technologies, (in collaboration with technical/private sector partners), Climate Smart agriculture, packaging, branding and marketing
The training and mentoring program
will select, train and mentor youth with startups who will be beneficiaries of the Investment fund to provide them with capital for their enterprises.
The Business development
component will work with the agripreneurs to develop their business concepts into successful businesses.
The Fund management program
Will evaluate the worthiness of the selected and trained enterprises to whom the investment fund will be extended as a loan facility at low interest rates as well as ensure that the funds are repaid and a revolving fund is at the end of the 24 month project.
Send calls and select agripreneurs
Provide investment for the selected youth - A maximum of 8,000 USD per business case