Presidential Initiative on Skilling the Girl Child 2017

Where
Uganda
When
2020
Who
Ministry of Education and Sports
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

To equip the youthful girls with handson skills to enable them to create jobs and generate wealth

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Over 75,000 girls have graduated from the training
Each girl is provided with 350 US$ as start up capital
Most of the girls are now able to provide for themselves and their families
Implemented at seven centres in Kampala

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

1,200,000

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Private Sector Foundation of Uganda
Private Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
YES
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

Many girls are able to support their families

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Design
Transversal Priority(ies)
Youth