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    8 May, 2014

    SADC Executive Secretary Opens CCARDESA First General Assembly

    SADC Executive Secretary, H.E Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax has called on the Center for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development for Southern Africa (CCARDESA) to give high priority to agriculture-led youth programmes for alleviating youth unemployment in the region.

    Speaking when opening the First General Assembly of CCARDESA in Gaborone, Dr. Tax said: “As we celebrate the African Union year of Agriculture and Food Security, we need to launch a SADC-wide youth programme to create opportunities in agricultural value chains and building agricultural entrepreneurs”. The full speech of the SADC Executive Secretary appears in the Documents and Publication section on this website.

     

     

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