Youth Vocational Training program

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Objectives

  1. To support street youth in setting up new home environments

  2. To provide vocational trainings for non-school going and abandoned youth

  3. To build the culture of entrepreneurship and job creation in Rwandan youth

Impact

  • 9 children were trained in welding, mechanics and driving

  • 5 dropout children were provided with school materials and sent back to schools

  • Edutainment: football games were organized as a platform to engage with youth and teach them to stop abusing drugs

  • 7 of 10 children who were enrolled in the project stopped taking glue and marijuana

  • 12 young children were taken from the street and are now staying in HPR’s house whereas 7 children were reintegrated in their families