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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YouthConnekt launched in The Gambia to tackle youth unemployment

The Gambian chapter of YouthConnekt, an African youth initiative aimed at improving the employability of young people,...
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Over 8,000 Gambian youth took the ‘backway’ to Europe since 2017

A joint migration study conducted by Action Aid International-The Gambia and Action Aid-Denmark entitled: ‘Back Way...
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Thirty-nine Gambians among migrants rescued off coast of Guinea-Bissau

Seventy-two irregular migrants were recently rescued along the coast of Guinea Bissau according to the Liaison Officer...
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Gambian youth return home and share experiences of irregular migration

In Gambian President Adama Barrow’s State of the Nation Address on 13 September 2018, he laid out of a plan by the...
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NACCUG grants support youth employment

The Mini Grants Scheme Officer of the National Association of Cooperative Credit Unions of Gambia (NACCUG), Saikou...
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