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Fri, 2015-10-16 09:20
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The Youth Enterprise Development Fund will be rolling out the Mentorship Programme for University of Nairobi students on Friday 16 October 2015.

The function will take place at Education Lecture Theatre II (Ed II) from11am - 2pm. Discussions will centre on "Challenges of Youth Unemployment in Kenya".

Size 8 and Morgan Heritage will be entertaining.

The Youth Enterprise Development Fund was established in year 2006 with the sole purpose of reducing unemployment among the youth who account for over 61% of the unemployed in the country. The target of the fund is young people within the age bracket of 18 to 35 years who number 13 million. The Fund was gazetted on 8th December 2006 and then transformed into a State Corporation on 11th May 2007.

The Fund’s strategic focus is on enterprise development as a key strategy that will increase economic opportunities for, and participation by Kenyan youth in nation building. The government has so far released Ksh. 3.8 billion to the Fund.

You are all welcome to learn about how you can access the money to start your own business. Please bring with you any business proposal to be considered for funding.




Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2015-10-24 09:20

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