Tariqi

Aimed at improving the employability and competitiveness of young Jordanians in a number of governorates, Tariqi project offers training programs for life, work, technical and practical skills, leading to employment within companies in specific sectors.

The project has been implemented since 2015 through a partnership between KAFD and the Prince’s Trust International (PTI) and is being implemented in cooperation with LOYAC and the Business Development Center (BDC).

 

Objectives

 

The project is devoted to improving the employability of young Jordanians by developing their skills and abilities and empowering them with practical experience through:

1. Provide training on life skills

2. Provide training on technical skills

3. Provide internship experience

4. Offer job opportunities for the participants

 

 

Accomplishments

  

The project provided opportunities for (419) young people, of whom (193) have secured a job after the end of their internship period, as follows:

•       (61) Trainees benefited from the project in 2015-2016, in banking, health and retail sectors, where (27) job opportunities were provided.

•       (109) Trainees benefited from the project in 2016-2017, in the insurance sector, (32) job opportunities were provided.

•       (120) Trainees benefited from the project in 2017-2018, in the insurance and ICT sectors (61) job opportunities were provided.

•       (129) Trainees benefited from the project in 2018-2019, in the sectors of communications and information technology, retail, customer service, logistics and insurance, (73) job opportunities were provided.

 

 

Eligibility Criteria (by sector)

 

All applicants must be of Jordanian nationality.

 

ICT, Insurance, Sales, Customer Service, and Logistics Sectors:

 

1- Applicant must be a university graduate (Bachelor degree minimum).

2- Applicant must not be currently attending any university/college.

4- Age between (21-27) years old.

5- Applicant must be unemployed, have a part-time job or have a full-time job yet planning to change job within a year of submitting the application.

6- Applicant must have the motivation to work full time in the sector.

7- Applicant must be a resident of one of the governorates of the middle governorates (Amman, Balqa, Zarqa, Madaba).

 

Retail sector (sales and customer service):

 

1- Applicant must not be currently attending any university/college.

2- Age between (18-25) years old

3- Applicant must be unemployed, have a part-time job or have a full-time job yet planning to change job within a year of submitting the application.

5- Applicant must have the motivation to work full time in retail sector.

6- Applicant must be a resident of one of the governorates of the middle governorates (Amman, Balqa, Zarqa, Madaba).

 

 

 

 

 To apply to Tariqi Project

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