Nabco transition to YouStart by July – Dr. John Kumah
The Deputy Finance Minister, Dr. John Kumah, has initiated that, the government intends to the transition of Nation Builders’ Corps (NABCo) into the YouStart programme beginning from July 1st.
According to him, the motive is to enhance the sustainable alternative to the NABCo which ended in October 2021.
Expressing to the media included that,“We have already engaged the NABCo secretariat, and there has to be a more sustainable way of looking at NABCo. As we said NABCo was for a 3-year period which ended in October 2021, and so we have to engage an alternative.https://t.me/news4updates
The YouStart initiative under the Ghana CARES programme is being introduced to ease constraints for existing and aspiring young entrepreneurs.
Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta earlier expressed that empowering the youth who were a driving force for change was a key component of the government’s initiative.
He emphasised that, the initiative would ensure that skills training becomes much better aligned with the needs of sectors as drivers of future productivity growth and socio-economic transformation.https://t.me/news4updates