NAVSA, National Adopted Village for Smart Agriculture Recruitment Application Form 2020 – There is an ongoing recruitment by National Adopted Village or Smart Agriculture to enable all interested and qualified persons to apply using the application link and guidelines as provided in this article below. Mr. President, Mohammadu Buhari initiated this to help improve agriculture through the help of digital technology. To be part of this recruitment exercise, use the link or portal below to apply or register for the NAVSA recruitment registration form 2020/2021
In line with President ‘s administration drive to lift 100m Nigerians out of poverty, NITDA Nigeria under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of communication and digital economy Nigeria kick starts job and wealth creation programme by adopting 130 farmers on National Adopted Village for Smart Agriculture (NAVSA).
Vision of NAVSA
To make NAVSA the hub and number one ecosystem and data driven agriculture platform in Nigeria.
Goals of NAVSA
To build a sustainable digital platform that provides varieties of information for more than half of agriculture ecosystem players in Nigeria in order to enable a highly-productive agribusiness economy.
To support agriculture sector with digital capabilities capable of attracting about 1 Million graduate talents and creating exciting new and well-paying job opportunities across the agriculture value chain.
To partner with relevant agriculture programmes in order to introduce digital capabilities that will enable about 6 Million new jobs across the agriculture value chain in Nigeria.
Objectives of NAVSA
- Improve production and productivity of every NITDA adopted farmer on NAVSA platform by 35%;
- Increase the income of every NITDA adopted farmer on NAVSA platform by 30% at every harvest.
- Improve production and productivity of any other farmer on NAVSA platform by 20%.
- Increase the income of any other farmer on NAVSA platform by 15% at every harvest.
General Requirements for NAVSA Recruitment 2020
- Nationality: Must be Nigerians
- Education: Minimum of OND and other related qualifications
- Skills: Computer skills are desired, goal-oriented
- Must be dependable and punctual
- Must respect and maintain confidentiality of the organization
- Valid means of identification (ID card)
NAVSA Platform is aimed at digitalizing agriculture to drive Digital Economy, as part of the President ’s agenda to leverage technology and innovation to revolutionize the agriculture value chain.
The target is to adopt farmers in 774 LGAs across the country, open the platform to all agriculture ecosystem players with access to information, facilitate and improve productivity, reduce the cost of production, and facilitate access to local and international markets.
It will also enhance the profits of farmers and the value chain players, support agriculture with technology, help them to build sustainable business models and digital business opportunities that will create not less than 6 million well-paying jobs in the next 10 years.
How to Apply for NAVSA Recruitment 2020
Interested Nigerians should visit: https://navsa.ng to apply.
Fill in your correct details such as:
- Email address,
- Phone number
- State of origin
- State of residence
- LGA of residence
- Agricultural interest
Closing Date for NAVSA Recruitment 2020
Application on NAVSA website or portal starts July 1, 2020 and ends July 13, 2020. Endeavor to apply as soon as it starts