Target Over 1,000 youths unemployed in Kilifi County. PROJECT GOALS 1. Sustain youths in Kilifi County in Economic Development and Employment creation. 2. Reduce the levels of unemployment in Kilifi County. 3. Providing the youth an opportunity to identify economic activities and to access finances.
CURRENT UNEMPLOYMENT SITUATION IN KILIFI COUNTY Kilifi County is not an exemption in the unemployment situation among the youth in Kenya. Over 10,000 young people age 18-34 in Kilifi County are unemployed. This has led many young people engaging in crime, alcoholism, drug abuse and other forms of anti-social activities. Majority of the perpetrators of crime and violence are the youth. Among key reasons for this is unemployment and drug abuse as the most pressing issues in the community.
PROJECT GOALS 1. Sustain youths in Kilifi County in Economic Development and Employment creation. 2. Reduce the levels of unemployment in Kilifi County. 3. Providing the youth an opportunity to be able to access finances. 4. Promote savings among the youths.
1. To Provide vocational skills training to youths in Kilifi county on Entrepreneurship 2. Financial empowerment - access to business capital 3. Promote and Actualize business ideas. 4. To provide training and safety awareness among bodaboda riders in the county.