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Providing Restart-up for Ebola Affected Liberians

The Liberia YMCA in partnership with Y Care & Comic Relief continues

the implementation of the Ebola Recovery Project under the title "Mobilizing

Young People in Liberia & Sierra Leone Rebuild their Lives Devastated by Ebola".

In Gbarnga, Bong County a number of young people (in the photos below) underwent Entrepreneur & Life Skills Training for skilled young people with existing businesses damaged by the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.

Beneficiaries quietly listen to the trainer during the business workshop in Gbarnga, Bong County

Following their training, these young people will receive ten thousand (L$10.000.00)

Liberian dollars as restart up capital.

They will be monitored and tracked regarding the improvement in business and well-being.

 

Similar activity will also take place in Kakata, Margibi County.

The workshop was implemented by YMCA Liberia, with funding from Comic Relief through Y Care International under the ERP Project.

 Photos: Emmanuel S. King, Jr.

 

Tags: Written by Emmanuel S. King,

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