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Reduce poverty and the vulnerability of youth in Nigeria.Abednego Youth Development Foundation (AYDF) is a youth focused organization leading youth targeted initiatives. AYDF has holistic youth development as its focus. AYDF currently plans to strengthen and scale up its youth Agribusiness clusters in Madakiya through youth development activities which includes leadership, community development, managing of co-operative groups, etc.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
You have a relevant University degree in International Development, Youth/Community Development or other related degrees with knowledge of implementing and managing community projects.
You have experience in project management and staff capacity building.Knowledge of working in the NGO sector and working with the government and other Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs).
Experience in project data gathering and planning and review (especially agriculture and education)Mentoring and coaching; Flexible and adaptable
Good, clear communication skills;
Good facilitation skills
You are resourceful and have the ability to solve problems
Able to adapt knowledge and experience to Nigeria and support others to adapt ideas to their own context
You have a good understanding of agriculture extension services and value chain management