Training 200 Poor School Leavers Against Poverty

$110 $54,890
Raised Remaining


Train and start job for school leavers to be self employed through acquisition of vocational skills, identification of rural sources of raw material and market. They will be linked up to national credit sources.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Ther level of unemployment among school leavers in Eastern Nigeria is very high. There are more than 600,000 unemployed school Leavers who also do not have means of obtaining University education. This high level of unemployment has worsened the rate of child /human trafficking, insecurity such as kidnapping and militancy, high rate of armed roberry, prostiution and school drop outs. As school leavers take to these ilicit acts, it provides ready reasons for poor parents to withdraw thier ward

How will this project solve this problem?

The project will impact on 200 school leavers and 100 school pupil. Self employment will be reduction of unemployment rate, insecurity, prostitution, drug and human trafficking and household poverty. It will also influence the comunity’s economy

Potential Long Term Impact

Acquisition of practical life skills will leap the beneficiaries and thier families away from poverty. It will constantly increase thier income, improved standard of living and generate income to pursue higher education and other skills

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $110

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $110 .  The original project funding goal was $55,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


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Project Leader

Nnenna Juliet Onyenoha

Owerri, Imo Nigeria

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