Young Entrepreneurs in Senegal and Burkina Faso Need You

Help Integrate Marginalized Youth into Economic and Social Life

Jappale Ma (Support Me)

Your donation will help create jobs, integrate marginalized youth into economic and social life, communicate essential knowledge to them, revitalize local communities, improve the living conditions of young people and catalyze the creativity and responsiveness of the economy to new trends and opportunities. Every contribution counts big or small!

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PROGRAM: “Jappale Ma” which means “Support Me” is a 3 year project (February 1, 2020 – June 1, 2023) partially funded by the European Union and implemented by Positive Planet in Senegal. It focuses on strengthening the role of Senegalese civil society in the national professional integration strategy of the Ministry of Employment, Vocational Training and Handicrafts (MEPFA). This will be done through the self-employment of young women and men leaving vocational training structures in the regions of Dakar and Thiès.

BENEFICIARIES: 450 young people between the ages of 15 and 35, 14 national associations, 27 local associations and departments

FUNDING NEEDED: $280,564 towards 760 families (4,600 people w/ an average of 6 members per household

BUDGET: $1,256,432

DONORS: The European Union, DEVCO (International Finance Corp)

PARTNERS: RESOPOPDEV, Orange Foundation

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Employment

Integration

Coaching

Training

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Positive Planet is classified and treated as a 501(c)(3) public charity by the IRS in the United States since 2000. 

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