Employment and training programme of young adults
Development cooperation , 01.11.2012

Employment and training programme of young adults

Description

Poverty and umemployment of the youth and ex-combatants continues to pose one of the greatest threats to sustainable peace and development. The project aims to improve the socio economic situation of marginalized youths by providing education in functional literacy and vocational skills for 500 young adults by 2011. Education is accompanied by traineeship at local companies and start-up of small group enterprises. Also civic rights are addressesed.

Admittance

  • 2012: 345 865 €
  • 2013: 345 000 €
  • 2014: 345 000 €

Target country

Sierra Leone

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Basic life skills for youth and adults 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Suomen pakolaisapu

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

27201801

ID

UHA2011-006042

Modified

01.11.2012