New release: YEP Effect no. 2
New release: YEP Effect no. 2, which can be combined with an supplementary sheet with our annual report 2016!
Preparatory training course
Training of the 12th batch starts on 2 October 2017
Organisations: deadline project submission
Deadline for submitting project proposals by organisations (12th batch):
3 July 2017
YEP mentor's event at Larive
On February 16th the YEP mentor's event took place at Larive!
Being a Young Expert for AgriProFocus in Myanmar - Bente Meindertsma
Our Young Expert Bente Meindertsma recently moved to Yangon to work as a Young Expert for AgriProFocus. Living and working in Myanmar in this time is extremely interesting! She wrote a blog about her first experiences!
Released: YEP Effect Magazine!
At the kick off for Batch 10, we released the YEP Effect Magazine. The first edition covers several stories of Young Experts and the effects they had during their work as a Young Expert. We already have more then 200 Young Experts in 32 countries. Read the whole story in the YEP Effect Magazine!
Blog: The solar revolution and the importance of reinvention by Martina Groenemeijer
Business case assignment
During their preparatory training weeks, the Young Experts of batch #9 were challenged to make a video of the content of their business cases.
Intervision weekend YEP Kenya
Young Experts are stationed all over the world. Within several countries YEP Intervision Weekends are organised. Last May Young Experts in Kenya came together.
Changes in YEP team
Afke has left the YEP team and will move to Ghana! Therefore, a few changes were made in our YEP team.
Floris Simons, one of our active, motivated Young Experts, passed away on June 16 in a traffic accident in Madagascar. Our sincere condolences go out to all his family, friends, beloved ones, fellow YEPpers, colleagues and all affected by this tragedy.
YEP alumni Paul van Essen on 'Wottazela'
Alumni Young Expert Paul van Essen is working on 'Wottazela', a project which offers Ugandan nationals from certain regions the opportunity to voice their opinion on water-related issues through text messages.
Candidates: apply for YEP positions
New YEP positions will be available on 24 July
Klaas at SNV Kenya presents business cases
Every month one of the Agrofood Young Experts shares a story. This month it is up to Klaas de Vries (31), who takes part in the YEP Agrofood programme. He is based in Nairobi where he works as an advisor in SNV’s HortIMPACT programme.