Partners: Sawiris Foundation for Community Development and Uber
Year of implementation: 2017-2018
Youth and Development Consultancy Institute Etijah in cooperation with Sawiris Foundation for community development and Uber are implementing an employment project called Meshwar Aman.
The project main objective is to combat unemployment among Egyptian youth by building their capacities to join the labor market. This is achieved by delivering capacity building training to young participants aged between 21 and 35 years old in three governorates: Cairo, Giza and Alexandria. And then providing 500 job opportunities to the project participants after the end of the training to be Uber Captains in the selected governorates.
The training sessions delivered by Specialists aims at equipping the participants with necessary skills to have a job opportunity, such as: Customer services, Etiquette, customized English language, how to use GPS..etc. Additionally, the project offers different kind of facilities to the participants who do not own a car.