This programme will help to boost the country’s economic development and reduce migratory pressure.
To develop the economy by increasing training and employment opportunities for populations prone to migration or returnees to The Gambia.
To tackle the root causes of irregular migration through increased job opportunities and income prospects for youth. The project will improve skills, foster entrepreneurship and create employment along selected value chains.
ITC - International Trade Center
EUR 14 500 000
Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) and YEP 2.0
- Start date
- Project locations
- The Gambia
- EU contribution
- €11 000 000
- Sahel & Lake Chad
- Greater economic and employment opportunities
- ITC - International Trade Center