About YEAN Rwanda

Youth Engagement in Agriculture Network (YEAN) is an Agriculture Extension social enterprise that spreads agriculture information and facts to the community focusing on young people to lead in transforming traditional subsistence agriculture into agribusiness. YEAN is hosting a network of Young farmers, agronomist, investors and policy makers in Agriculture (YEAN Community), a network that we define as a new generation of professional farmers.

It was created after realizing that local community needs information to learn new knowledge and techniques to develop their career. YEAN shares stories from farmers to inspire youth in leading the change in Agriculture and skills development that improves the living conditions of farmers for sustainable development.YEAN aims at inspiring change for the pursuit of beauty and excellent in young agripreneurs and the community.

Our Mission

Spread agriculture information and facts to the community to inspire change for the pursuit of beauty and excellence in young agripreneurs and the community.

Our Vision

Transforming traditional subsistence agriculture into agribusiness through youth innovations as skilled and powerful weapon for leading the change toward sustainable livelihood.

Our team


Nshimiyimana Arcade


Chairman



Niyigaba Etienne


Founder & Chief Executive



Ndayambaje Jean Claude


Strategic Advisor



Ndera Jackson


YEAN Community Manager



Niyonsaba Fridolin


IT Manager



Bucyansenga Kizito


Farmer Reporter


Volunteers

babarinani Philippe

Beninka Gerardine

Kezimana Abed-Nego

Mugiraneza Jean LUc

Uwamaliya Antoinette

Murekeyisoni Stella Maris

Nishimwe Rosine

Niyibeshaho Emmanuel

Nyiransabimana Olive

Shema Fred