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Rulindo: Youth urged to create jobs

Rulindo: Youth urged to create jobs

on June 24, 2014, 9:11 am / in English, featured, Ibikorwa

A total of 215 youth in Rulindo district were urged to exploit the available opportunities and create jobs for sustainable development. The youth that completed training in tailoring, carpentry, hair dressing and welding were given materials to create jobs and employ others. Materials that were given to the graduating youth were worth Rwf12.5 million of which beneficiaries will pay half […]

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Ruhango: Vocational Training Graduates urged to share skills

on March 21, 2014, 8:58 pm / in Amasomo, English, featured

The vice-mayor in charge of social affairs in Ruhango district, Jolie Jermaine Mugeni has urged youth from vocational training schools to share skills with other youth and promote entrepreneurship. The vice-mayor said this on March 19th 2014 during the graduation ceremony of 116 students at Vocational Training Centre in Ruhango district. “Sustainable development can be achieved easily when those trained […]

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Kamonyi: Youth undergo three week training on technical work

on February 23, 2014, 10:56 am / in English, featured, Ibikorwa

  Young people have been called upon to learn technical and vocational skills so as to curb the unemployment issues. The call was made on Wednesday 19th, 02, 2014 during the official opening of the Ingando training for the youth from the Economic Community of the Great Lakes Countries (ECGLC)   The CEPGL youth representatives say there is unemployment problems […]

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The 50 youth that received certificates after 3 months of training

Kayonza: 50 youths graduate with hands-on skills

on January 7, 2014, 12:51 pm / in Amasomo, English, featured

50 youth in Kayonza district who have been undergoing training for Job Creation skills for the past three months in Kayonza Youth Recreational Center have been awarded certificates. The trained youth said they were taught to respect any kind of work and changing their attitude towards work they learnt from the training. Jean Bosco Hakizimana a resident of Juru cell […]

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732 youth graduated in masonry trade

Over 1000 Youth graduate at Iwawa

on December 24, 2013, 6:11 pm / in Amasomo, English, featured

The youth who were being trained in different technical courses at Iwawa Rehabilitation and Vocational Skills Development Centre graduated on Friday December 20th 2013.  Many of these youth were drug addicts and criminals who have been on disciplinary sessions in accordance with Rwandan community and vocational courses. About 732 graduated in masonry trade, 261 in carpentry, and 120 in tailoring. […]

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Construction of five Vocational Centers in the West nears completion

Construction of five Vocational Centers in the West nears completion

on December 19, 2013, 10:15 am / in English, featured, Ibikorwa

Construction works of 5 Vocational Training Centers (VTCs) in the Western Province being championed by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) are expected to end by February 2014. The works follows two memoranda of understanding signed In April 2013 with SDC and Ministry of Education aimed at establishing one vocational training center in each of the 5 districts of […]

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The Chairman of Shair trust Academies Nigel McCarthy— the academy will give a clear vision and benefit professional hairdressers in Rwanda

UK academy officially launches in Kigali

on December 17, 2013, 10:09 am / in English, featured

SHAIR Academy established through Shair trust academies, a United Kingdom based charity organization has officially launched in Rwanda. The official launch was simultaneously held with the graduation of 34 pioneer students in hairdressing in Remera, Kigali on December 14, 2013. The academy is currently offering intensive training course in professional hairdressing. The Chairman of Shair trust Academies Nigel McCarthy said […]

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Nyamagabe: Youth determined to be role models in service rendering

Nyamagabe: Youth determined to be role models in service rendering

on December 17, 2013, 10:06 am / in English, featured

The Ministry of youth, Information and Communications Technology (MYICT) is determined to work with young Rwandans in creating conducive environment for skills development and projects promoting economic growth. Emmanuel Habumuremyi, advisor to the Minister of youth and ICT said the youth who have engaged in the National youth service in Nyamagabe district should be role models of good change and […]

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German funds TVET and local government to cater for the pressing needs of local population

Germany gives TVET €11 million boost

on December 9, 2013, 12:30 pm / in English, featured, Ibikorwa

German government through its German Development Bank (KFW) signed two financing project agreements with Rwanda worth €11 million to support Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and local government. The agreement was signed between Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Rwanda, Peter Fahrenholtz and Rwanda’s Minister of Finance and Economic planning, Claver Gatete in Kigali, on December 5, […]

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Electricians at work

Rwandan exposes potential in technical skills

on November 30, 2013, 6:45 pm / in English, featured, Ibikorwa

A Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) expo has kicked off in Kigali, with various young talents showcasing their innovation potential in several technical fields. Jean Damascene Habagihirwa, a mechanic student at Expert Motor Vocational Training Centre, in Remera, Kigali city, has an ambition of becoming a motor vehicle engine expert and making a living out of the technical […]

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