The Ministry of ICT in partnership with the Ministry of Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and partners in the civil society and private sector have set up the Ajira Digital Program to bridge the gap between skills demand and lack of jobs. The program aims to introduce young people to online digital work and provide the tools, training and mentorship needed for young people to work and earn an income with dignity. Achieving the country’s objective of a globally competitive knowledge-based middle-income economy in an increasingly digital world.
The Ajira Digital Program’s seeks to position Kenya as a choice labour destination for multinational companies as well as encourage local companies and public sector to create digital work. This will catapult Kenya onto the Global map, recognized as a Freelance hub by 2022.
The County Government of Nakuru has partnered with the national Government to make this noble venture a success.ClickHERE TO READ MOREabout the program.