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BOLGA:Youth advised to embrace self business initiatives

 
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The Upper East Regional Coordinator of Local Enterprises and Skills Development Programme (LESDEP), Mr Robert Agab has pointed out that unemployment is a global challenge, therefore it will be prudent for the youth to start redirecting interest in establishing their own businesses instead of relying on white collar jobs.   

He made the call during this year’s celebrations to  mark the Global Entrepreneurship Week at the Bolgatanga Senior Technical School in the Upper East region which attracted many students.  

 He urged the youth to focus on developing their personal skills in entrepreneurship to assist tackle the problem of unemployment in the country. 

“It is therefore your opportunity to explore the various training programmes under LESDEP and take the different livelihoods opportunities to empower yourselves by setting up your own enterprises and managing them”, he advised.   

He said the Global entrepreneurship week which was organised by LESDEP was aimed at inspiring young people, connecting them globally and mentoring them among others. 

Ghanadistricts.com

 



Posted: 30-Nov
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