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‘DEP’ Digital Entrepreneurship Project: Empowering Disadvantaged Young people with Resourceful Digital Skills Project

Results shown that 75% of people from BME and Asian communities, migrants and young people in inner city communities from partner countries and lot more worse in neighbouring EU countries are on the labour market (LM), socially and digitally excluded, lacked relevant job skills due to lack of resources, poverty, unemployment and economic viability.
'DEP' project through (E+) will facilitate inter-cultural dialogue through inclusive ICT and employability skills acquisition training for young people, youth representatives, trainers, project multipliers and ICT ambassadors from participating countries to enhance their employability drives.
55.63% are neither in education, employment or training 'NEET; 'DEP' is to promote ICT Training for these disadvantaged people to get them job ready and improve their employability drives. Participants on' DEP' are mostly in need,unemployed and wish to gain hands-on ICT and employability skills to enhance work experience and also acquire new skills to assist them in securing employment.
Gaining vital ICT skills will strategically position them to access job roles. We planned increasing number of participants as time goes on from 40 to 50 through project multiplication and replication of skills gained by ICT ambassadors in their respective local areas.

Aims:
1. To provide participants with the ICT and employability skills required to be job ready; raise their
self-confidence and esteem.
2. Offer participants new development opportunities, encourage exchange of expertise, through practical experience in host country.
Outcomes:
1.Participants gain real experience and skills on Information Technology enhancing employment opportunities
2. Participants improve ICT and employability skills through training on computer graphics, repairs,maintenance etc. during ‘DEP’ mobility project.
Venue: Liberty Park, Manchester,281 Upper Brook, Street Manchester, M13 0FZ

Date: 18th July 2019 - 27th July 2019

Type of Project: Informal/Non-formal ICT Training and Entrepreneurial Activities

Project Theme: ‘DEP’ Digital Entrepreneurship Project: Empowering Disadvantaged Young people with Resourceful Digital Skills Project Reference Number: 2018-2-UK01-KA105-048338
Target Participants: 40 youth workers, leaders, trainers, project multipliers in 10 participating countries UK-4, Italy-4, Greece-4, Turkey-4, Lithuania-4, Bulgaria-4, Serbia- 4, Estonia - 4, Romania - 4 and Azerbaijan- 4,

Project Objectives: To give participants the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the European and neighbouring countries dimension on ICT skills and employability problems
To enhance participant’s knowledge of other European and neighbouring countries' education systems and their provision of ICT and employability skills training and learning process.

Contact: Ayodeji Olofintila
www.v2020.co.uk email:info@v2020.co.uk
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