The program is aimed to generate meaningful, environmentally sustainable and economically stimulating self-employment for youth and women living in the informal areas of and around, who are mostly involved in informal or vulnerable activities. The program offers skills training in entrepreneurship development for empowerment of youth and women and life skills, and mentoring.
It aims to facilitate to youth and women to make informed choices, develop small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and market oriented self-employability skills, access funds, savings and enterprise development support. It addresses the lack of skills and professional linkages among the youth and women by providing them with training opportunities at training centers and elsewhere. It uses a skills training model, a panel of experts and an array of other interventions that equip the youth and women to work or be entrepreneurs towards financial independence.