Chimwemwe Kanyika

Youth Empowerment and Skill Development – Youth Empowerment and Skill Development Project

Date grant awarded: November 7, 2019

The Youth Empowerment and Skill Development Project addresses the high level of poverty among young people in Malawi. This is attributed to a myriad of factors – including lack of employment and lack of skill development opportunities that can assist young people to become self-employed. Grantee Chimwemwe Kanyika shares, “We are motivated to carry out this project because it will contribute significantly to making the world just and long term goals that contribute to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by increasing job opportunities and income levels youth the youth.”