Economic Empowerment Partnerships

 

Training programmes and economic empowerment partnerships targeted at low income or out of school girls and women. Beneficiaries of this programme are empowered through capacity building and micro credit facilities to setup or build upon existing economically viable businesses or projects.

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST ON IMPLEMENTATION OF A 3-6 MONTH PROJECT BY FEMALE YOUTH CORPS MEMBERS AS PART OF HER ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT PARTNERSHIPS PROJECT

Our EEP project includes training programmes and economic empowerment partnerships targeted at low income or out of school girls and women. Beneficiaries of this programme are empowered through capacity building and value in kind support to setup or build upon existing economically viable businesses or projects.

Against this background, Empowering Women for Excellence Initiative is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from female youth service corps members serving in Kaduna to work within community and implement a 3-6 month project that will benefit girls/women in a specific community. The project must be a minimal cost project that can focus on education, literacy, livelihood, empowerment or life skills and must be able to demonstrate a tangible contribution to the economic empowerment of the beneficiaries.

EWEI will provide technical support to a selected female youth service corps members serving in Kaduna State to implement this 3 – 6 month project in a community. This means that the selected candidate will receive no remuneration from EWEI but will gain skills and capacity including the opportunity to lead a social entrepreneurship project.

Submission of Expressions of Interest

Interested individuals are required to submit the following

  1. A brief  two page EOI describing what kind of project the EEP Inern would like to  implement
  2. CV including references and their contacts
  3. A copy of a State or Federal Government issued identification
  4. Contact details

Selection Process

EOIs will be reviewed as they are received.  Individuals whose submissions reflect work focus, experience, and capacity requirements will be contacted by EWEI for further consideration.

Closing Date: August 31, 2014.

Interested candidates should send their EOI by email to: contact@eweing.org.