The Global Public-Private Partnership for Youth Investment, co-founded by the World Bank Group and the ImagineNations Group, seeks to test new approaches, catalyze, incubate, and support the development and implementation of cutting edge and innovative …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, June 02 - 2008 @ 15:36
Union of GCC Entrepreneurs recently launched its strategic plan at a workshop held on 18th and 19th January 2014 in Doha. The workshop was hosted by Silatech, a board member and chair of the union’s …Read full article » : Tuesday, January 21 - 2014 @ 12:47
The two-day workshop included sessions focusing on effective career planning, the importance of early thinking about career decisions, as well as on developing personal skills such as leadership and communications.
Students participating in the workshop were …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, December 12 - 2012 @ 11:00
As part of its outreach initiatives for young job seekers and aspiring entrepreneurs, Silatech has hosted a series of youth-focused workshops during this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (November 17-21).
University and high school students from …Read full article » : Wednesday, November 27 - 2013 @ 06:15
Co-organized by Silatech and the Middle East Youth Initiative (MEYI), and hosted by the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut, “The Social-Economic Situation of Middle East …Read full article » Lebanon: Thursday, December 13 - 2012 @ 11:20
Young people in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have both the lowest levels of access to financial services, as well as the highest rates of youth unemployment, in the world. According to the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, March 14 - 2013 @ 09:57
Yomken.com is a non-profit open innovation and crowdfunding platform which launched its pilot phase in Egypt in October 2012, with seed funding from the World Bank’s Youth Innovation Fund.
Yomken helps micro and small …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, March 13 - 2013 @ 12:39
In light of the global economic downturn, the Middle East’s long-term prosperity hinges on creating a skilled workforce which is productively employed. Many efforts are underway by governments, civil society organizations, and private sector companies …Read full article » Qatar: Monday, June 08 - 2009 @ 11:22
The training was conducted by Mr. Adnan Qatinah, a master trainer based in Sana’a, Yemen, and participants included 20 enterprise development trainers from a variety of youth-focused NGOs working in Somaliland.
These trainers will now …Read full article » Qatar: Thursday, September 19 - 2013 @ 00:00
Leading Somali money transfer business Kaah Express has joined with regional social initiative Silatech and the American Refugee Committee (ARC) to launch Kaah Islamic Microfinance Services (KIMS), Somalia’s first commercial microfinance institution, with the objective …Read full article » : Tuesday, June 17 - 2014 @ 12:11