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Hard work and hazard: Youth and the rural economy in Africa

28 May, 2021 @ 2:00 pm 3:30 pm

In this webinar, distinguished panellists will discuss the content and policy implications of two publications about rural youth in Africa.

Emeritus Professor Ben White will join other speakers and discussants to discuss the book ‘Hard work and Hazard. Youth and the rural economy in Africa’ edited by Dr. James Sumberg. The book is based on a multi-country, mixed-methods research programme in Africa that was funded by IFAD. 

Speakers and discussants

ChairDr Marjoke Oosterom, Institute of Development Studies