Co-founder Martin Stimela was invited to Brussels, Belgium to be a panellist speaker at the prestigious EUdevdays talking about youth in agribusiness and Job Creation. Organised by the European Commission and attended by prominent guests such as the Queen of Belgium, President of European Parliament, MD of International Monetary Fund, President of Rwanda to name few whom were also invited to be speakers. The European Development Days prompts the development community to come together each year to hold discussions on new partnerships and innovating solutions to globally pressing issues. Martin Stimela was quoted saying “policymakers must support youth in terms of building entrepreneur skills & also scale up successful business” as his keynote takeaway. This being on the back of winning the Pitchagrihack 2016 was the first instalment of many other invitations for mAgri.
Date: 07 Jun 2017