Integrating disadvantaged young people into the building sector (PECOBAT) - ILO

Integrating disadvantaged young people into the building sector (PECOBAT) - ILO

Short project description

  • The project's main objective is to improve the living conditions of Mauritanian youth, by improving their access to employment and professional training.
  • This project is part of the Programme to integrate disadvantaged young people into the building sector.
  • Further information on the context of the project and a more detailed description of the project itself can be found in the Action Document of this EU Trust Fund programme.

Expected results

  • The quality of the national workforce in construction is improved through practical training.
  • A support mechanism for the insertion and creation of SMEs for winners of the "Chantier Ecole" is created.
  • The offer of professional training is broadened.
  • partnership framework with the professional environment to support achievements of the "Chantier Ecole" is developed.

KEY FACTS

  • Location

    Mauritania: regions of Gorgol, Brakna, and Guidimakha;

    Target group

    young people, SMEs

    Total cost (€)

    3 200 000.00

    EU contracted amount

    3 200 000.00

    Duration

    September 2016 - January 2020

    Implementing organisation

    ILO - International Labour Organization

    Funding instrument

    EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa

    Window

    Sahel Region and Lake Chad