Training scheme gives hope to aspiring young Gambian entrepreneurs

The Government of The Gambia has launched the National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI)  to help equip...
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Tackling youth unemployment in rural areas in The Gambia

The Gambia Songhai Initiative (GSI) will help tackle multiple challenges in the country, including youth unemployment,...
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YEP plans to roll out more grants for young people

The Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) has plans to roll out more grants for young people, said Mayara Louzada, a...
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The Gambia must be prepared to receive returning citizens

The Gambia must be prepared to receive returning citizens, especially those on the verge of deportation from Europe or...
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Gambian National Assembly Member calls for bilateral solutions on irregular migrants in Europe

National Assembly Member for Banjul North, Ousman Sillah, has called on European governments suspend the forced...
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YEP-Gambia launches business loan scheme for young aspiring entrepreneurs

The European Union (EU)-funded Youth Empowerment Project (YEP), in partnership with Social Development Fund (SDF),...
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First group of irregular migrants airlifted to Niger by UNHCR from Tripoli since June

As violence rages in Libya’s capital Tripoli, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says it has...
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JSF to create 3,000 jobs for women and youth

Speaking at the launch of the Jobs, Skills and Finance for Women and Youth Programme (JSF), the Head of Cooperation for...
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Gambian migrant commits suicide after rejected asylum application

A 22-year-old Gambian has committed suicide after his application for political asylum in Italy was rejected. The man,...
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