Skilling School Dropout Adolescents for Self -Reliance (SSDASR) project seeks to benefit 300 school dropout adolescents from Aboke Sub County in Kole district with practical skills that would render then self -reliance in a one year time. The beneficiaries will be handled in groups with each group having ten members ,meaning a total of 30 beneficiary groups will benefit from SSDASR project .
The high level of unemployment .Most of the youths in this project area are not absorbed in formal employment sector because they lacks required academic credentials and vocational skills is the better alternative they can utilized in changing their lives .Orphan hood. Majority youths lost their parents either due to the Lords' Resistance Army insurgency that rugged Northern Uganda for over 20 years or the epidemic of HIV/AIDS.
Through comprehensive vocational training, the SSDASR project will provide the beneficiaries with avenues for self -reliance resulting from the economic empowerment Upon completion of the training each successful beneficiary will get tools and become a model youth, with the help of CEFARH they will form another group of ten beneficiaries called Neighbor Groups (NGs). The model youths will now become trainers of the Neighbor Groups but under direct supervision of SSDASR project staffs.
reduced numbers of unemployed youth and achievement Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 1 of ''No Poverty'' and 2 of ''Zero Hunger'' in uganda