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Name: Nicaise DEGUENONVO
Organization: Benin National Federation of Agricultural Producers
Title: Head of Training and Communication Department
Since January 2013, DEGUENONVO N. Nicaise has been heading the training and communication department of the Benin National Federation of Agricultural Producers. Nicaise has over three years of experience in training Beninese farmers on natural resources conservation, sustainable agricultural practices and helping farmers’ organizations to develop their own communication plans. He is also experienced in training farmers and their organizations in rural entrepreneurship, personal and organizational effectiveness, as well as project designing for fund raising and development of farming activities. He is looking forward to Promoting Entrepreneurship to empower the African youth to become the captain of their soul and the master of their fate.

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Jul 13, 2014 / 0 Comments / in At risk youth, Education, Youth development, Youth leadership

One of the biggest challenges in Benin is youth unemployment which is more crucial in rural areas where 70 % of youngsters live. To solve this problem, we envision to create a center to teach rural youngsters entrepreneurship and leadership principles.