République démocratique du Congo- Projet d'entreprenariat pour les jeunes dans le domaine de l'agriculture et de l'agro-business

Project Summary

Approval Date 18 Jan 2016
Signature Date 09 Feb 2016
Planned Completion Date 31 Jul 2018
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Aug 2018
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Commitment U.A 800,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present intervention relates to the preparation of the Youth Entrepreneurship Project in Agriculture and Agro-Business (PEJAB). It is initiated by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with the support of the African Development Bank Group. The project comprises three components, namely: (i) improving the environment for youth agricultural entrepreneurship, (ii) business development; and (iii) project coordination and management.

Project Objectives

This intervention aims at a better preparation of the project. Moreover, the PEJAB's sectoral objective is the creation of wealth through the setting up of youth-led agribusinesses as well as the improvement of food and nutrition security. Specifically, it aims at creating favorable conditions for the creation and management of successful agro-business enterprises by young people and the development of a political framework, organizational and institutional support for the promotion and development of these enterprises.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
Ministère de l’Agriculture, Pêche et Elevage


IATI identifier 46002-P-CD-A00-005
Last Update 01 Feb 2023


Contact Details

Name SOW Aminata
Email a.sow@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
Coordinates Location Name
-4.375 15.97 Kinshasa City