The Gambia officially joined the LoCAL mechanism on October 2018 through the “Jobs, Skills and Finance (JSF) for Women and Youth Programme”. The JSF Programme is funded by the European Union (EU), co-piloted by UNCDF’s LoCAL and Youth Start initiatives. The JSF programme aims to contribute to stabilizing the economic, social and security situation of the country during the democratic transition by facilitating social inclusion and employment of youth and women, with a specific emphasis on promoting gender equality and addressing climate change.
43 Districts in 8 Areas
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