Nari Maitree participates in the World Bank supported initiative of the Reaching Out-of-School Children Phase -II project with the Directorate of Primary Education being the Lead Agency and Save the Children in Bangladesh (SCiB) as the technical service provider to provide pre-vocational training on selected trades to the children who completed primary education under ROSC phase-I and could not pursue education at secondary level. Youth of 15-22 years age group would be eligible for the course.
The projects would be implemented in Jaldhaka upazila under Nilphamari and Hatibandha and Patgram upazilas of Lalmonirhat district. A total of 900 learners, 300 in each upazila would be enrolled for 3-month course. Initially the project will operate till 31st of the December 2017.
The courses offered under the project are as follows;
Tailoring and dress making
Electric House Wiring
Refrigerator and Air-conditioning
Solar Home System Technician
Industrial Sewing Machine Operator
Block Batik and Screen Printing
Petrol and Diesel Engine Mechanics and more trades as per need.
Support students who passed minimum grade-V and are not in school for participation in basic life skills education and pre-vocational trade training for livelihood.Objective:
The objective of the Reaching Out- of -School Children (ROSC) Project for Bangladesh is to ensure quality primary education for all. To achieve the goal ROSC-phase 2 project is implementing Pre-Vocational Skills Training Program for the children 15+ years and who have completed primary education from the Shishu Kallayan Trust (SKT) of ROSC phase-1 to ensure their employment opportunities and better livelihood.Activities
Survey and learner selection