Belgium and ILO signed agreement on youth employability in Congo

On 3 April 2012, the ILO and the Belgian minister for Development Cooperation signed an agreement on promoting employability and enhancing job creation for young people in Katanga, Congo.

News | 18 May 2012
The three-year programme (see background note-French) will focus on reinforcing entrepreneurial capacities of young women and men, improving the access to microfinance for young people, increasing the employability of young people who have completed vocational training, and ameliorating labour market governance at the provincial level. The Belgian government funds 5,5 million dollars.