Tag Archives: Employment Skills

Japan Supports Eritrean Women to Acquire New Skills for Work

The Government of Japan supports women skills development projects in Eritrea as part of the national “Skills Development, Employment and Migration” initiative, in partnership with NUEYS and UNDP Eritrea.

BY UNDP ERITREA

There is something spectacular about “Tri Ebidi”, the month of January in Eritrea. At every turn, there is a wedding or some special occasion going on. “Tri Ebidi” means the merry month or the month of chaos. It is the month after the harvest; people have plenty food in their stores and granaries a lot of time to travel, visit and host parties. The ladies wear white cotton dresses embedded with captivating embroidery at the hems, sleeves; and a few have a cross shaped embroidery in front. Continue reading Japan Supports Eritrean Women to Acquire New Skills for Work

Vocational Training to Enhance Employment Skills for Eritrean Youth

The youth employment skills project in Eritrea that was scaled-up form a pilot project (2007 to 2011) is now fully enhancing the capacity of various vocational training institutions and equip the youth with work skills.

By UNDP Eritrea,

The National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students (NUEYS) is equipping the youth with vocational skills to help them engage in economic activities and access employment. The trainings are facilitated through the youth employment skills development project in all the six regions of Eritrea. Currently 198 trainees from Keren town and its environs in Anseba region, Eritrea, have benefited from training in graphics, videography, metalwork, woodwork, pottery and electricity installation. Continue reading Vocational Training to Enhance Employment Skills for Eritrean Youth