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Ignatius Ahumuza – Choosing Agriculture as a Career



Case Focus: Agriculture

Agriculture has an unglamorous image across Africa. Many young Africans would rather pursue a traditional career rather than farm.  Find out why Ignatius chose this difficult but fruitful path.


About the Entrepreneur: Ignatius Ahumuza

Ignatius is the founder of Art Planet Academy, an organisation that has identified the need to create an agricultural school in order to respond to the needs of the community in Uganda and helps in the wealth creation of the community through, farming skills and food security.

Art Planet works with 21 primary schools, 18 secondary schools, 2 universities and 4 institutions to deliver agricultural training to those who need it most.


About the series: #ISWY

#ItStartsWithYou is a docu-series that explores the stories of very young African entrepreneurs and the key moments that contributed to their success.

These stories have been chosen because of the passion, commitment, drive, and grit that these young people exhibited as they created their own pathways.


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