Call for applications Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture in Cameroon

CAEPA Cameroon
Posted February 10, 2020 from Cameroon
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CAEPA distributed seeds to the women and assisted them in creating their individual gardens. Through this initiative, 413 home gardens were created.
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Cabbage cultivation: CAEPA distributed seeds to the women and assisted them in creating their individual gardens. Through this initiative, 413 home gardens were created. (1/1)

CAEPA Cameroon will offer a training course on sustainable development in Agriculture. One of CAEPA Cameroon mission is to train youth in sustainable agriculture for nutrient and health and food security. 

To achieve sustainable development this introduction course will train youth and upon completion give a certificate. This course will equip youth participants with the basic skills for in creating organic composting for fertilizer and animal feed and basic entrepreneurship as a farmer, making biogas from human and animal waste, making charcoal  briquettes from food waste

The course is offered both in English

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  1. Distinguish key elements of organic composting of food waste
  2. Discuss challenges and opportunities for agriculture in Cameroon
  3. How to start your own garden
  4. Green economy 
  5. construction of biogas digesters
  6. Livestock production

Eligibility

Any youth interested in learning. They can later form their own co-operative farms which will help them create wealth and employment

The total number of learning hours is 32 over 8-weeks period (4 hours per week), including study time (2 h/week)

During weeks 1-5 the main learning materials are complemented by a range of learning activities and experiences that include interactive exercises, discussion, and an applied case study. Weeks 6-8 are reserved for wrap-up and completing course assignments

Participation fee  is 1000 FCFA.

register by email with a brief description of yourself  space is limited and is for those who truly want to learn sustainable agriculture as a career

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Hello, CAEPA Cameroon,

Thank you for sharing this opportunity with us. I hope our sisters from Cameroon will consider enrolling. Thank you for creating opportunities for women to become the best versions of themselves.

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

Thank you for the encouragement sister

Jill Langhus
Feb 12
Feb 12

Hi Keghah,

How are you doing? This looks like another great initiative from you. I'm glad you're offering this. You may be interested in collaborating with Damaris who is also a fierce advocate for climate change and sustainability. To learn more about her, this is her profile: https://www.worldpulse.com/community/users/dama2nv. Let me know what you think.

Hope you have a great, rest of the week.

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

Thank you

Jill Langhus
Feb 17
Feb 17

You're welcome!

Anita Shrestha
Feb 13
Feb 13

Dear brother
Thank you for sharing

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

welcome

Ekitah
Feb 14
Feb 14

Thanks for sharing this opportunity with us. we look forward to register and to sensitize others. Stay blessed.

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

Thank you sister

Metiege Noel Eve
Feb 16
Feb 16

Congratulations CAEPA Cameroon for creating such an opportunity to empower women and youths to obtain professional training in sustainable development.

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

Thank You sister

Felicitas Wung
Feb 16
Feb 16

Felicitation CAEPA

CAEPA Cameroon
Feb 16
Feb 16

Merci ma seour