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Empowering youth for a sustainable future: Introducing the Youth Skills Hub!

Empowering youth for a sustainable future: Introducing the Youth Skills Hub!

Calling all passionate students and young professionals! Are you eager to make a real impact in the face of today's pressing environmental challenges, but aren't quite sure where to begin? Wondering how you can contribute to revolutionizing agrifood systems, ensuring both a healthier community and a happier planet?

Hold onto your seats because the World Food Forum is beyond excited to unveil the brand-new Youth Skills Hub! This groundbreaking initiative was officially launched during the electric Transformative Research Challenge finals at the esteemed Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) headquarters in the heart of Rome on 17 October.

So, what exactly is the Youth Skills Hub? It's not just another online platform, it's your go-to digital destination for equipping yourself with the necessary expertise, skills and confidence to drive positive change within agrifood systems worldwide.

The Hub is built around four dynamic pillars, each designed to empower and guide you along your transformative journey:

  1. Online Library: Dive into a wealth of knowledge hubs and cutting-edge e-learning courses tailored to your interests.
  2. Masterclasses: Learn directly from fellow young trailblazers who have conquered global challenges, and discover how you too can make your mark.
  3. Capacity Development Sessions: Immerse yourself in recorded sessions from the heart of the World Food Forum, tapping into the wisdom and insights of seasoned experts.
  4. Career Opportunities: Land coveted internships and jobs that allow you to put your newfound expertise into action, paving the way for a tangible impact.

Access a wealth of resources, all aimed at not just honing your professional prowess but also at igniting your potential to lead the charge in transforming agrifood systems.

Join us at the forefront of change. Let's co-create a sustainable future, one where food security and environmental preservation go hand in hand. Together, we can redefine what's possible.