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Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR

by Voluntary Initiative Support Organisation
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Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR
Instant Skills for Urban Refugees - ISUR

Summary

Livelihood among refugees have been disrupted by restrictions on movement, suspension of transport, night-time curfews and other preventive measures. Based on their suggestions (Refugees in Gulu City), VISO believes that investment in skills development including the use of Information Technology (Videography, photography), Business development and Management (Income generating Activities -IGAs), Hair dressing, bakery and personal development (literacy and Numeracy) among other employability

$5,000
total goal
$5,000
remaining
8
days

Challenge

Income generating activities have been disrupted by restrictions on movement, suspension of transport, night-time curfews and other preventive measures. Based on their suggestions (Refugees in Gulu City), VISO believes that investment in skills development including the use of Information Technology (Videography, photography), Business development and Management (Income generating Activities -IGAs), Hair dressing, bakery and personal development (literacy and Numeracy) among other employability

Solution

The project will improve employability and socio-economic opportunities for refugee communities living in Gulu City area through support for skills development including Information technology, Life skils and business start-ups among refugee youth and women in Gulu City

Long-Term Impact

Based on their suggestions (Refugees in Gulu City), VISO believes that investment in skills development including the use of Information Technology (Videography, photography), Business development and Management (Income generating Activities -IGAs), Hair dressing, bakery and personal development (literacy and Numeracy) among other employability skills would provide an economic safety net for refugees and improved livelihood.

Resources

https:/​/​www.viso-ug.org
www.viso-ug.org

Organization Information

Voluntary Initiative Support Organisation

Location: Gulu - Uganda
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @UgandaViso
Project Leader:
Patrick Ashby
Gulu, Uganda
April 2021 Accelerator
Donations: $0 raised ($5,000 needed)
 
Donors: 0 (40 needed)
 
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