The fourth module of the One Year Training Programme for Afghanistan Week 4 will cover the topic of Entrepreneurship and will take place in New Delhi from 22 to 26 May 2017.
Information on the programme:
The course, composed of 8 one-week module, aims at building capacities among government officials, social partners and other relevant stakeholders on the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of effective National Employment Policies and other related subjects. Week 1 took place in New Delhi in February 2017.
By the end of the training programme participants will have acquired:
• Knowledge of key concepts related to employment policy with emphasis in situations of fragility;
• capacity to actively participate in processes of formulating gender-sensitive employment policies;
• capacity to implement employment policies through action planning;
• capacity to advocate and coordinate the integration of employment policies with development interventions.
In addition, participants will apply the acquired knowledge and skills in a group work aimed at developing customized employment projects as a means to move from fragility to resilience.
Information on the module:
The fourth module of the One Year Training Programme for Afghanistan Week 4 on Entrepreneurship will cover an introduction to macro sectorial analysis and value chain development; identification of opportunities and challenges to promote entrepreneurship in the context of fragility and informal economy; tools to promote entrepreneurship; study visits to entrepreneurship
initiatives; and peer to peer review of their team projects. Participants by the end of the week will be able to link entrepreneurship with high growth sectors in the Afghan context; promote the inclusion of youth in sustainable small enterprise development; familiarize with tools to promote entrepreneurship; learn about successful and unsuccessful cases of entrepreneurship development; and provide, receive and integrate peer inputs in their team projects.