The Kenya Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program (Okay-YEEAP) launched at present
In response to the Deputy President of Kenya, Rigathi Gachagua, The Kenya Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program (Okay-YEEAP) launched at present will leverage on know-how and digital transformation.
Digitalization of providers will improve entry to regional and worldwide markets via market oriented and sensible pushed expertise
75% of The Kenya’s Inhabitants is under the age of 35 years. We should plan effectively flip this Inhabitants into an enormous blessing to this nation by investing in them to reap the Demographic Dividend forward of Kenya’s Imaginative and prescient 2030, and the Africa Union Agenda 2063.
Youth unemployment in Kenya is estimated at 38.9% with an estimated 800,000 younger folks moving into the labour market yearly from our educational establishments.
The Kenya Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program is an concept whose time has come. If accomplished in partnership with our TVET establishments it will probably additionally play an necessary function in bridging the hole between coaching and trade.
Partnerships between the Authorities and the personal sector shall be a key determinant in delivering jobs and alternatives to our youth. The Kenya Kwanza authorities will present a pleasant atmosphere to ensure this occurs for an equitable and inclusive society.