Building Partnerships with the Private Sector for Youth Skills Development

Initial vocational education and training
Uganda's private sector involvement in Skills Development is low. Through our approach, we initiate relationships with private sector players, which lead various companies to partner with young people across hospitality, agriculture and construction market systems. Hear testimonials from young people who have developed their skills and have successfully secured jobs. Swisscontact has engaged with 30,000 young people in Uganda over the past seven years.
Tanzania, Uganda
Sustainable tourism, Labour market insertion, Initial vocational education and training
Learn, Earn and Save (U-LEARN II)
The U-LEARN II Project seeks to support youth by providing them with tailor-made training opportunities to increase their employment chances and entrepreneurship opportunities.Education significantly influences a person’s life chances in terms of labour market success and general human flourishing. The opportunity to get a decent education is...