UGANDA GRADUATE VOLUNTEER SCHEME

UGANDA GRADUATE VOLUNTEER SCHEME

The scheme provides youth with employability skills through training, volunteer placement and coaching and mentoring.

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KEY PRIORITY SECTORS

The scheme priotizies these sectors: Agriculture, Finance and banking, Tourism and hospitality, Infrastructure Development, ICT, Health and education.

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YOUNG TALENT INJECTION

We enable employers to find fresh talent for their institutions by offering tailored recruitment, matching and training services

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Enhancing youth’s employability and self-employment through work-readiness training, job placement, mentoring, connection to enterprise role models and facilitating access to finance.

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The Uganda Graduate Volunteer Scheme

The Uganda Graduate Volunteer scheme (UGVS) is supported by the United Nations Development Programme and the United Nations Volunteer (UNV) Programme with the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development (MGLSD) as Lead Partner

"The initiative aims to provide young graduates with work place skills through placements in different work spaces. These could be in Public, Private or Civil Society organisations for a period of one year."

The main goal of the UGVS work placements is to provide young graduates with employment training through work related learning

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UGVS offers tailored recruitment services

The scheme works closely with institutions to understand their need and then it launches a targeted recruitment process to deliver fresh talent

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HOW THE UGANDA GRADUATE VOLUNTEER SCHEME DELIVERS.....

Targeted recruitment

UGVS scouts and prepares fresh talent for work

Match Volunteer to Employer

UGVS matches qualifying graduates with host institutions

Work-readiness training

UGVS equips volunteers with soft skills to prepare them for work before placement

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Fresh Talent

We train & groom

We Nurture

Graduates for work

Matching

Employer & employee

We Follow Up

To assess volunteer progress

THE UGANDA GRADUATE VOLUNTEER SCHEME TARGETS:

18-35 years

Target Age

500 annually

Placement target

10 percent

Disability Quota

50:50 Ratio

Gender Balance

UGVS is funded by: