In Kazi mtaani news today we will be discussing about the The Kazi Mtaani Programme. The Kazi Mtaani Programme is an initiative designed to cushion the most vulnerable Kenya youth in the informal settlements from the effects of COVID-19 pandemic.
The objective of the programme is to provide a form of social protection for workers whose prospects for daily or casual work has been disrupted by the containment policies put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Also Read: How to Verify Kazi Mtaani Registration ( Validation Process)
Through this initiative, residents are recruited to undertake projects concentrated in and around informal settlements with the aim of improving the environment, service delivery and providing income generation opportunities.
The State Department for Youth Affairs launched the Phase 3 of Kazi Mtaani project . Also Read : How to Apply for Kazi Mtaani phase 3 application.
It is expected that after the training the youth will develop a saving culture, form and register groups, establish social enterprises and apply for funding from Government Affirmative Funds (YEDF, NGAAF, Women Enterprise Fund and Uwezo Fund).
So far, over 200,000 youth have been trained on Entrepreneurship, Financing for business, Life Skills, Citizenship and National Values.