Workshop on EPSP third component [Archives:2005/817/Local News]

February 18 2005

Taiz Bureau
The workshop for the third component in the Employment of Private Sector Program (EPSP) was held during Feb. 12-13. The workshop aimed to create job opportunities in the private sector.

The workshop was held in cooperation with the Industries and Small Enterprises Fund, and with the participation of 25 male and female trainees representing the Local Council, Industry and Commerce Office, the Social Development Fund and many other government institutions.

In a statement to the Yemen Times, Mrs. Bushra Mohammad Nassre, EPSP advisor, said that the goal behind holding the workshop is to make joint functions available during the third component of the program. She added that the third component aims to ease the process of getting small funds as well as to connect between the funding establishments and the beneficiaries.

The workshop produced a special guide for those who want to take loans and for raising awareness about funds, insurances and loans.

The workshop was attended by Mohammad Othman, Director General of the Taiz Office of Industry and Commerce, Mrs. Susan al-Adimi EPSP Advisor and was run by Dr. Abdulkarim Thabit.