Exuding awesomeness but also vulnerability, youth are primed to spark restoration of Africa’s degrading landscapes
by Cathy Watson
On 27-28 August, over 60 youth from a dozen African countries gathered at the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF). Aged 18-35, they ranged from students to farmers to leaders of NGOs, small start-ups and rural enterprises. But they shared one goal – getting “restoration ready”.