This document by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is the record of the 2nd Meeting of Rural Youth of the Brazilian Semi-arid (2019). The theme was “new challenges of the rural succession of youth in the Brazilian Semiarid” and the event brought together about 500 participants, including 355 young people from 6 states, and 97 task force members.
In total, there were 14 workshops, 3 plenary sessions and a conference by the theologian and writer Leonardo Boff. Issues of gender, agroecology, gastronomy, cultural identity and various other topics of interest to young people from rural communities were addressed.
Available in Portuguese.