Best Ideas 2018 features all the nominated entries submitted to the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solution or proposition for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage. If you want to know the 10 finalists in this category, click HERE
Explain your idea in details:
The commercial bee keeping shall take place at Ikungi district (Makiungu village) in Singida region, we expect the output to be goods due the good team to implement the project with thirst of success. One hectare can yield about 500 kilograms if the modern methods of commercial bee keeping used so we expect to youths to gain much from the project and changes their lives status hence increase job opportunities. The project shall provide financial management, project management skills, preparation of the land, harvesting and until packaging of the products to the markets. So the project like this will facilitate the efforts of the government of creating job opportunities especially youths including graduates eventually free Tanzania with poverty. This project proposal is therefore in immediate financial support of a total of is US$8942 for one hectare, and the return of the project per year cannot be less than US$15000 for one hectare so as to be able to implement and achieve the aforementioned goals. The project will be implemented at Ikungi district (Makiungu village) in Singida under the supervision of the organization and partners.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
The organization believe that Tanzania has many opportunities in utilization of natural resources.The organization target to have the campaign about commercial bee keeping improving the living standard also the population increase rapidly. We are self-committed and we come from the groups of youths who are full of challenges, so this is enough for us to make big steps toward our objectives within the short time which leads to the following i) The project is to present youth with an avenue to explore their creative ability based on apiculture and provide them with an atmosphere for self-employment which in turn might give rise to national economy. ii) To provide entrepreneurship training to group of youth basically on how to process whatever comes from the farm into monetary value. iv)To provide financial management educations to the youth engaging in the project through seminars and workshop so that they be capable of managing and budgeting the funds earned from the project. v) To give priorities to girls who participate in bee keeping by motivating them and inspiriting them through successful women. vi)To promote and enhance youth untapped potential as a way forward towards sustainable growth through apiculture initiative. vii) Bees pollinate crops hence this directly boost crop yields and increase house hold income viii) To review specific means that can be used to unleash the necessity of bee keeping sustainability and its needs as the core initiative certain stable community.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
Here goes the core activities that every participant of bee keeping must undergo; there might be some others activities as per directives of the project manager. Youths will be divided into four groups of five persons and shall be engaged in the following Commercial bee keeping activities: • Fencing the land • Land preparation • A forestation and Reforestation Cultivation of the prepared land • Harvesting • Packaging • Any relating bee keeping activity which might be considered necessary in a specified way. We believe that you will find our proposal valuable and share our enthusiasm in enabling the activities commercial bee keeping. We welcome the opportunity to be of further service to our organization by offering the requested sponsoring for ‘COMMERCIAL BEE KEEPING’ project. Our government also supporting bee farmer through Ministry of agriculture and livestock by allocating them funds and finding market for honey.
Diligent, dedicated and team-player person with pro-active ethics and conscientious attitude approach towards daily tasks Efficient performer, able to work under pressure and less supervision, self-accountable, dynamic with interpersonal skills and keen in learning new things. Strongly ambitious to become a well informed and competent consultant in the field of commercial beekeeping, environment, and work as catalyst for change. EDUCATION 2011-2015 The Institute of Finance Management, P.o. Box 3918, Dar Es Salaam Bachelor of Science in Social Protection 2009-2011 St. Joseph Junior seminary,Sanu Manyara April 2009 to February 2011, advance certificate of secondary school Education, Major subjects are History, Geography and Kiswahili 2005-2008 St. Patrick’s seminary, Dung’unyi Singida 2005 to 2008, Certificate of secondary education examination. 1998-2004 Mlowa primary school Itigi, Singida, 1998 to 2004, certificate of primary education examination. WORK EXPERIENCE July 2013 – 2015 Coordinator at Institute of Finance Management (IFM) Softy Trainers Universities Productivity (East Africa Productive Trainers) Business Development & Marketing (East Africa Productive Trainers) in Tanzania, Dar es Salaam Public relations, Brand management, Partnership servicing and delivery, Marketing strategy planning, Products development, and Product packaging March 2014 – June2015 Director Corporate Relations (East Africa Productive Trainers) Institute of Finance Management Fundraising through corporate management, careers fair organization, market research and segmentation, organizing and coordinating fundraising events. May 2011 – Jul 2011 Project Coordinator (East Africa Productive Trainers) Institute of Finance Management (IFM) Project team management, plan and execute project timelines, financial planning and management of project funds, recruitment and training of project support personnel, reporting to the National Project coordinator on project progress. Nutshell, the actual mechanism of how exactly the project will be conducted and handled safely from beginning to an end ha