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    Mindanao youth to learn hands-on farm tourism and agribusiness

    While sustainable farm tourism and agricultural livelihood are not usually synonymous with peace-building initiatives, the U.S. Embassy and AGREA are implementing a program that is effectively weaving those three themes: YSEALI GROW. Now in its third year, YSEALI GROW is a week-long leadership/agri-preneurship training that has so far enabled a total of 68 young leaders from Mindanao (18-25 years old) to recognize their potential. After the training and with seed money from the program...  Read More...

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    YSEALI, AGREA supports high caliber Filipinos to the USA

    A little-known part of AGREA’s work is our strong involvement with the US government’s Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI) program. YSEALI was launched in 2013 by then President Barack Obama with the purpose of strengthening leadership development and networking in Southeast Asia in order to nurture the ASEAN community and to strengthen ties between the United States and Southeast Asia.Programs within YSEALI include exchange programs to the United States, regional wo...  Read More...