Promoting Inclusive Vocational Training and Employment for Persons with Disabilities (PIVTEPD)
Development/Funding Partner :- IRISH AID-ETHIOPIA
Lead Applicant: Ethiopian Centre for Disability and Development (ECDD)
Co-Implementing Partners: Ethiopian National Disability Action Network (ENDAN) and Federation of Ethiopian National Associations of Persons with Disabilities (FENAPD)
Location: Oromia(Asela and Adama ), Amhara(Bahir Dar) and SNNPR(Hawassa), Addis Ababa, Dire-Dawa
Implementation year :- July26/2016-Oct,31 2017
Transition to Employment through Skills Training and Internships (TEST) for Youth with Disabilities
The project aims to increase opportunities for wage employment by facilitating internship opportunities and providing job-seeking skills training benefitting both TVET trainees as well as university graduates with disabilities.
Promoting Disability Inclusive Development Practice in Key Socio-economic Sectors
The project’s goal is to have Increased numbers of organizations providing youth and adults with disabilities access to mainstream vocational skills training, business skills training, support for self-employment, internships, and formal sector employment opportunities.