Job creation


  • "Job creation is not like instant coffee..."

    "Job creation is not like instant coffee... As both job creation and democracy are not like instant coffee, the transitions could still last several years
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    Promoting Business Competitiveness and Job Creations. One of the government' s top priorities is to support the creation, development, and transfer of businesses; and to create sustainable employment
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  • Initiative "Rural Futures Programme" to reinforce and accelerate rural transformation

    It also supports practical measures for the development of the continent, particularly addressing the issues of skills development, job creation and decentralisation. The grant will support the organisation of the second Rural Forum to be held in Yaoundé early July with a focus on Transforming Africa's Rural Space through Youth Empowerment, Job Creation and Skills Development
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  • Support the training of South African executives

    Job creation currently lies at the heart of several issues facing post- apartheid South Africa. In fact, previously disadvantaged people have been strongly affected by unemployment which remains a concern for a middle-income country (approximately 25 %). Reducing the unemployment rate is met with the structural constraints imposed by the lack of education facing the majority of the population; this as a result of restricted access to higher education during the apartheid period, notably affecting the management and engineering sectors
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  • TOUNIS TAKHDEM! Project to support young entrepreneurs in a disadvantaged region

    Job creation is one of AFD's priorities in Tunisia and this project follows on from the activities it has implemented in recent years, particularly the Bank Guarantee Fund for young first-time entrepreneurs set up in 2009 at SOTUGAR (Tunisian Guarantee Company)
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  • Activities of the French Development Agency in MOZAMBIQUE

    Job creation, productivity and competitiveness (support to the private sector, ARIZ, PRCC... These new projects aim at supporting a sustainable and inclusive growth; through an increased access to basic services, job creation, vocational training and a sustainable management of the natural capital of Mozambique
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  • AFD in the Palestinian Territories

    New way to support job creation in the Palestinian Territories... The priority objectives of the guarantee that AFD is providing to Palestinian SMEs with the largest Palestinian Bank are to support job creation, business start-ups and economic recovery in the Palestinian Territories... By providing its guarantee, AFD reduces the risk taken by local banks in the loans they allocate by sharing it, and encourages investment and job creation
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  • Call for Interest - Egypt the Road Ahead : Towards generating long term growth and employement

    AFD intends to launch a study, co- financed by the African Development Bank, aiming at identifying the activities which could be the engine of long run growth and decent jobs creation in the forthcoming years in Egypt. The analysis should go as deeper as data availability and consistency allow it
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  • Improving the urban environment in the largest city in overseas France

    Through its financing, AFD also contributes to economic activity and job creation on the island via support for public procurement. Improving living conditions for residents through concerted development is the backbone of the municipality's investments
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  • Press Releases

    The works financed through the grant will use labour-intensive techniques in order to promote and optimize job creation... The combination of the credit line and the grant enables AFD and the EU to support both job creation and the improvement of living conditions in disadvantaged areas in Egypt, thereby contributing to two priority objectives shared by the Egyptian government
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