Youth Works

About The Project

Juhoud for community and rural development is implementing the project “Youth Works”,
the project aims to build an emplyment services platmform to provide quality employment services to youth in order to enable them to find a decent job to become active members in their communities.
Juhoud looks forward to establish this platform through establishing 3 one stop offices that will serve as emplyment offices in each of the targeted governorates (Jenin, Tubas and East Jerusalem), through linking the youth with different employment websites and provide them with orientation, preparation and counseling services. The project idea has aroused based on differnt studies that indicated the high percentage of unemployment among youth in east Jerusalem and the West bank.



Expected Results

– The improved and joint capacities and efforts to provide continuous employment services.
– Continues employment services are provided to youth through the establishment of the 3 OSS.
– The young people who joind the project’s activities have recieved a competitive advantage in the labor market.



Target Group

– Youth aging between 18-29 years old.



Project Activities

Coalition Formulation: the coalition will consist of different organizations that provide services in different sectors (governmental, microfinance, NGOs, TVET centers, universities, women organizations).
One Stop Shops Establishment (OSSs): in Tubas, Jenin and East Jerusalem governorates.
Orientation services: including orientation, job counseling, girls days and awareness sessions.
Preparation services: entrepreneurship, life skills and technical training.
Job placement: internship and job fairs.