15 March 2010
The International Labour Organization (ILO),
The Commonwealth Youth Programme Regional Centre for
INTERNATIONAL ToT WORKSHOP
“International Perspectives in Youth Entrepreneurship Training”
12 – 17 April 2010 | Siavonga |
International Trainers Workshop: Call for Participants
12 – 17 April 2010, Zambia
The Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with partners - Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU), Zambia Federation of Employers (ZFE), Federation of Free Trade Unions of Zambia (FFTUZ), the Zambia Ministry of Sports, Youth and Child Development (MSYCD) and the Ministry of Labour, are organizing an international training workshop on “International Perspectives in Youth Entrepreneurship Training”. The workshop will take place from 12 – 17 April 2010, in Zambia and is intended to bring together youth development practitioners from government, employers organizations, workers organizations, the private sector, academia, and civil society. It is designed as an intensive trainer-of-trainers programme in youth entrepreneurship training. The workshop is expected to share experiences in youth entrepreneurship training in countries and introduce participants to contemporary materials, techniques and approaches developed in the field.
The workshop is targeted at youth development practitioners, social development programmers, trainers and academia. The workshop will accommodate a maximum of 30 participants. Participants are expected to have minimum of an academic diploma with at least 1 year experience in youth work.
CYPRCA encourages all partners to send through nominations of officers and practitioners involved in Youth Enterprise/Employment. Trainers from partner networks and other agencies/organisations working in this area are also encouraged to apply.
The Commonwealth Youth Programme Regional Centre for Africa (CYPRCA) and the ILO Lusaka Office will offer partial bursaries to some successful applicants. Bursaries may cover only tuition, materials and Lodging up to USD$2,500 of the cost of participation. Bursary recipients/organisations are expected to cater for their own travel to and from Zambia and local upkeep. Deadline for applications for bursaries is 19th February 2010. Successful applicants will be notified by 26th February 2010.
Download the Call for Participants for the Workshop as well as Nomination forms below. All completed nomination forms should be mailed to email@example.com . For further information, kindly contact Victor Mensah, CYPRCA Programme Manager for YESL on firstname.lastname@example.org or +260978404739; or Japhet Banda, ILO-LO National Coordinator for Youth Employment on email@example.com or +(260) 978 85 5646
CLOSED: Deadline for applications for bursaries is 19th February 2010
I know it was a great opportunity for me but I could'nt participate in ToT.Really I missed this opportunity. I do hope I will have another occassion to participate. With deep regards. Sincerely Bala Lakhendra
Please I like to know when the date for the next workshop and I like to attend. I am a Nigeria. Thank you.
the workshop was great,i feel proud to have been part of it.thanks to victor and japhet
dear sir plz inform me if you have training for youth in november or december
Dear Vimala, kindly email me on firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Victor, great CYP is taking such an initiative. I was once upon a time PMYESL at CYP-ASIA 9 it wasavery short spell. wonderful experience. Wish i could be prt ofthe trainees. to expand my skills and knowledge. Wish you a sucessful workshop!!
Dear All, Many thanks for your interest and comments. This programme is the first step toward ensuring that more professional capacity is developed in the area of youth employment and especially, enterprise development as a sustainable strategy. APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. Kindly watch this space for announcements of future sessions and re-runs. Cheers! Victor. email@example.com
comrades,i have been offered a place at the TOT Workshop and am looking forward to the trainning.Its an opportunity to contribute to our society and make it a better place for cjildren and the young people.Am looking forward to the trainning.
i am such a workshop is being organized but i hope you will involve students organizations like the all africa students union on www.allafricastudentsunion.org
i work with Abibimman Foundation in Ghana. I would be very grateful if am part of this Youth Entrepreneurship Training workshop. thank you and hope to hear from you