CASE STUDY: Youth Public Sector Program Provides Pipeline to Employment

Compiled by Melvin K. Miller – Results, Learning and Research Assistant The National Cadet Program in Liberia seeks to achieve the twin objectives of increasing youth employment and building human capacity in government ministries. Implemented by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, in collaboration with Mercy Corps,. the program seeks to help graduating or recent… Read More CASE STUDY: Youth Public Sector Program Provides Pipeline to Employment

INSIGHTS FROM THE FIELD: Working with the TVET sector to build employability

By Prince Kuku Dadzie Employment and Entrepreneurship Facilitator, Prospects Program Background to the Technical Education Sector Technical and Vocational Education and training (TVET) provides an important opportunity for the achievement of employment–oriented and life handling skills and attitudes. According to the Liberian Government’s National TVET Policy for 2015-2020, there are 132 TVET Institutions in Liberia, of… Read More INSIGHTS FROM THE FIELD: Working with the TVET sector to build employability

LEARNING PAPER: Indicative findings from pilot psychosocial baseline study

Prospects has recently completed the pilot phase of its Psychosocial Program baseline study. Initial findings, highlighting pre-employment challenges facing vulnerable youth, are captured in a new Learning Paper which can be accessed here. Please note that these findings are tentative and will be verified once the full baseline study has been undertaken. The full report… Read More LEARNING PAPER: Indicative findings from pilot psychosocial baseline study

PRACTICE PRESENTATION: Dashboards – A Force for Good, Great, or Greater Confusion?

On 16th October 2015, Prospects’ Results, Learning and Research Manager, John Skelton, participated on a panel presentation, along with experts from John Snow Institute, at the Merl Tech conference in Washington, D.C. The conference brought together over 275 practitioners in the fields of M&E and technology. The panel discussed the design and use of dashboards and… Read More PRACTICE PRESENTATION: Dashboards – A Force for Good, Great, or Greater Confusion?