FAWE Rwanda with the support from UN Women Rwanda, has Initiated a Rwanda Career Women’s Centre whose aim is to improve female participation in the labour market by equipping young women with the necessary skills to access employment and create profitable business. The center will provide leadership skills training, entrepreneurship and digital skills as well as coaching and mentoring.
With funding from La Francophonie, FAWE Rwanda is looking for 30 ambitious young women between the ages of 21 and 35 who completed senior six (S6) and have a certificate from any TVET or VTC, practicing what she learnt and has set up small business but is struggling with how to run it effectively and gain more profit or linkage to financial institutions. The young women will be trained in entrepreneurship and digital literacy will be linked to financial institutions for possible support.
The training will be free of charge and FAWE Rwanda will cover all the logistics necessary for the training.
Benefit of the trainings :
Equipped with knowledge of how to grow your business increase your finances
Equipped with knowledge on how to use digital knowledge in managing your finances, marketing your business, online business, e-taxes and more ;
Chances to be linked to a financial institution for loan ;
Access to a successful female mentor who is already in the business to guide and inspire them ;
Being part of a network of female entrepreneurs and learn from their experiences.
To be eligible for these training you should :
A Rwandan young woman aged between 21-35 years old
Should be residing in Kigali.
Having had trainings in TVET or VTC and earned a certificate
Having a small income generating activity in line with what she studied
Should commit to attend training that will take one month
If you are eligible and have interest to attend this training, please fill the application form below ; and attach the following documents :
• A motivation letter explains why you want the training in one of the following languages : English, Kinyarwanda or French.
• A copy of certificate acquired from TVET or VTC
• A copy of your ID
The application letter and the required documents should be sent by email and addressed to the National Coordinator, FAWE Rwanda, REB building, Remera, not later than 24th February 2021. The following are the emails to be used ; email@example.com give a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. For any queries you may call 0788423170.
Note : Selected participants will be informed on the training dates and venue of the training after the selection. Application is attached