"Employment and Skills for Development in Africa (E4D)" Project
"Employment and Skills for Development in Africa (E4D)" Project

Promoting Employability of Youth, specifically young Women, in technical professions

Period: November 2021 - September 2023

Partner(s): EU, GIZ, Norad, KOICA, sasol, Quoniam, Particip

Project Country: Kenya (4 counties)

SDGs: 4, 5, 8

Beneficiaries: 720+ trainees

The E4D programme promotes local employment and addresses skills gaps in seven countries by building the capacities of jobseekers, employees, enterprises and training institutions. 

E4D's target groups include economically disadvantaged populations, such as women and youth. A key priority of the programme is the promotion of green jobs, which are - according to the United Nations - jobs that contribute to preserving or restoring environmental quality.

"Kenyan-German Cooperation for Youth Employment" Project
"Kenyan-German Cooperation for Youth Employment" Project

Promotion of Youth Employment and Vocational Training in Kenya

Period:  February 2021 - July 2024

Partner(s): MoE, KfW, GIZ, NIRAS

Project Country: Kenya (3 counties)

SDGs: 4

Beneficiaries: 360+ trainees & 40+ trainers

The Kenyan-German Cooperation for Youth Employment is to boost youth employment by offering industry-oriented technical and vocational training in close cooperation with the private sector. 

As a start three public Technical Training Institutes (TTIs) in the greater Nairobi area will be upgraded to form a network of specialised Centres of Excellence in the technical areas of Industrial Mechatronics, Automotive Mechatronics and Automotive Bodybuilding / Welding.

"PROMAK" Coffee Project
"PROMAK" Coffee Project

Improving Productivity and Marketability through Capacity Building of Coffee Farmers in Kenya

Period: December 2020 - November 2023

Partner(s): DEG (KfW), KENYACOF

Project Country: Kenya (12 counties)

SDGs: 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 12, 15, 17

Beneficiaries: 46,000 coffee farmers & 230,000 dependants

A joint project with the focus on increasing the current production of quality coffee  by 2023 through capacity building on farm management, certifications (Rainforest Alliance + Fairtrade), nurseries management to 46,000 coffee farmers including women and youth.