Applications continue for the Youth Ag Summit, which will be held on the digital platform on 16-17 November, with young people selected from different countries of the world. Applications will close on 30 June 2021.
Applications continue for Bayer Youth Ag Summit, which aims to provide a platform to future generations that can create change and produce solutions for a more sustainable future in the field of agriculture, while providing them with the knowledge and skills they need. Youth Ag Summit will take place on digital platform for the first time in November.
The United Nations estimates that the world population will reach 2050 billion by 9,7 and this population will face food security problems. 100 young people who will be selected for the Youth Ag Summit, which will be held with the theme of “Feeding a Hungry Planet”, will work together to develop sustainable solutions for food security and global agriculture, based on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Liam Condon, Bayer AG Board Member and Head of Agricultural Products: “We believe that young leaders should develop a healthier food and agriculture system. Thanks to their work at Youth Ag Summit 2021, young leaders; They will expand their networks, strengthen with new skills and knowledge, and be inspired to take action.”
All young people between the ages of 18-25 who are personally, professionally and academically interested in agriculture, international development, food security, biotechnology and/or farming can apply to the Youth Ag Summit by completing the application form on youthagsummit.com and submitting their 3-minute video presentation. Also; You can find out more about the program by following #AgvocatesWithoutBorders on Twitter and the YAS Instagram account Youth Ag Summit (@youthagsummit).