GYINers Conquering the Agribusiness Market

Introducing GYINer Ebrima Janko of Sotuma Sere from Upper River Region, the Proprietor of EJ Enterprise. Janko, a farmer by profession, is into cultivation and marketing of food crops such as groundnuts, coos, millet, etc and also serves as a middleman between farmers and wholesalers. As a young man, he gained popularity in the Lumos […]

GYIN Gambia Chapter held second mentorship cohort graduation

Churchill’s Town- On 16 March 2019, The Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia Chapter held a graduation of 50 young Gambians on Enterprise Management, at a colourful graduation ceremony held at the Jenoi Agricultural Rural Farmers’ Training Centre, Lower River Region (LRR). GYIN Gambia has since its inception as a national youth network specialises on […]


The Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia chapter will on Saturday, 16th March, 2019 hold a graduation ceremony for 50 (fifty) young people who undergone its six months Youth Mentorship Programme on Enterprise Management. The graduation ceremony, which will be held at the Agricultural Rural Farmers’ Training Center in Jenoi, Lower River Region (LRR), is […]

TESTIMONY: Young lady in sheep fattening business

I am Jabou Mbye, a female young lady living in Jimbala Kerr Chendu in the Central River Region North. I am into small ruminates- sheep fattening in my village. I started the business after been awarded with the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP Gambia) Mini Grants Scheme- I received forty-seven thousand dalasis only (D47,000.00) to […]

GAMBIA: Youth Inclusion in the Agricultural Value Chain

The West Africa Rural Foundation (WARF) and the Global Youth Innovation Network Gambia Chapter (GYIN Gambia Chapter)- are jointly implementing a two-year (2017- 2019) project dubbed the Agricultural Value Chain Interaction Platforms (AVIP). The AVIP is an enhancement initiative with funding by the National Agricultural Land and Water Management Development Project (Nema). The Nema […]

Stakeholders Dilate on GYIN Gambia Rural Youth Awards

By: Kebba AF Touray Stakeholders in youth empowerment spheres in Basse, have spoken extensively on the significance of the forthcoming Rural Youth Awards 2019, to be organize by the Global Youth Innovation Network Gambia Chapter dubbed GYIN Gambia Chapter. This year’s event is scheduled to take place in Wuli West, Upper River Region (URR) from […]

Call for Applications- The 3rd Edition of the Rural Youth Awards 2019

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  10 March 2019 at 23:00hrs The Global Youth Innovation Network Gambia Chapter (GYIN Gambia), in collaboration with key partners- The Youth Empowerment Project (YEP), The Building Resilience Against Food and Nutrition Insecurity in the Sahel (P2RS), Wuli and Sandu Development Agency (WASDA) and the National Youth Council (NYC) is inviting youth (aged […]

GYIN-Gambia Rural Youth Award NOC meets NYC Executive Director

 The Global Youth Innovation Network – Gambia’s Rural Youth Award National Organizing Committee members on Wednesday paid a courtesy call to the executive director of the National Youth Council, Lamin Darboe to inform him about the upcoming third edition of the awards 2019. The award recognises and celebrates the achievements of rural youths in entrepreneurship […]

GYIN Gambia Gears Up For 3rd Edition RYAs 2019

Preparations are at high gears at the Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia secretariat for the coordination and organization of its upcoming Rural Youth Awards 2019 with hashtag #GYINGambiaRYA2019. This year’s RYAs, which is the third edition on the theme: “Discovering Rural Value Chain by Putting Young People in Agricultural Value Addition”, is slated to […]