YOUTH SUSTAINABLE SKILLS AND EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
The following activities will be implemented:- 1. Conducting community Mobilization and Sensitization on youth friendly concerning on Vocational trainings, Income generating activities, Micro Finance Schemes, Reproductive health, Environment programs, Youth gender protection and development programs 2. Capacity Building: Empowering youth and creating a positive community/school environment and consistent in their approach, hence development of an African youth career through vocational training skills. The following capacity building trainings will be given to the targeted youths:- Participants will be trained in sustainable activities like Technical Vocational Education Training Skill (TVET). Young people will be empowered with life planning skills and knowledge of positive planning. Participants will be trained in Business Management training for them to sustain and benefit from income generation activities and Micro Finance Schemes at community level. 3. Counseling: Counseling and guiding young people on various development aspects in such a way to recognize their potential skills relevant to their professional development. This will be successful through engaging and empowering parents in decision-making practices of advisory groups (such as local school-community improvement councils), school reform committees, advocacy and other school/community restructuring efforts 4. Advocacy: Youth outreach programs) Youth outreach will be conducted where youth will engage on healthy debate and road side shows to sensitize and create awareness to the general public on the role youth can play in developing their communities to be more resilient. Networking SYDF will work hand in hand with line Ministries and stakeholders to mobilize youth and organize youth training forums, the participatory process will led to groups forming a local network that will meet regularly to share exchange ideas and learn from each other, Thus leading to improve capacity of the youth and young men & women Campaigns through the mass media The media awareness program will cover the basic civic education programs that will
Sustainability and future plans
Although it is expected that the project activities will run for 12 months the benefits that the projects will generate are long term. The youth will be imparted with market driven vocational skills and supported with mentoring, apprenticeship, job placement and business start in order to enable them get employed or start their own business using the skills and business support that the project will have provided them. Hence the youth will use their skills to earn income longer time after the project exit hence realizing sustainability of the project benefits.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
I am a 28 years Kenyan, I have a Bachelor degree of international relations and Diplomacy at jobkey university in Somalia.for the last 3 years i was Served as a chair person of Somali Youth Development Foundation (SYDF) working across the interactive Conflict about the life-saving work for Peaces though Somalia which is ranked the least peaceful place on earth and the armed violence shows no signs of abating. Access to weapons is prolonging the conflict in Somalia, exacerbating violence, fueling crime, and actively undermining counter-insurgency, security and peace-building efforts, Assisting the flooded community, Me and my colleagues as Somali Youth Development Foundation (SYDF) are willing to re-unite and improve lifes of Somali community .