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Pakistan year 3 overview

The third year of the project Empower Youth for Work in Pakistan has focused on soft and technical training like GALS, life skills, employment,  micro-business and farming. Two innovation hubs…

Global Learning Event 2018

The second Empower Youth for Work (EYW) Global Learning Event brought together the four EYW country teams and the Programme Management Unit (PMU) from the Netherlands. In the event all…

Innovation Hubs in Pakistan

Oxfam Novib's Empower Youth for Work project is aiming towards the socio-economic empowerment of youths in the rural areas of Bangladesh, Pakistan, Ethiopia and Indonesia. In Pakistan the project has…

Webinar Youth-Led Influencing

Nothing about them, without them. The amount of youth today, is larger than it has ever been. 1.8 million youths around the world. How can they take power in their…

Rising to the care work challenge in Pakistan

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, with its global theme of ‘Balance for Better, Oxfam’s Empower Youth for Work programme in Pakistan collaborated with a popular social media blogger Syed…

Tackling gender-based violence together with local communities

The UN’s annual 16 days of Activism campaign took place from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, until 10 December, Human Rights Day. Throughout…

Launch of Youth Innovation Hub in Pakistan 

by Ashfaque A. Soomro On 7 December 2018, ministers and academics joined young people and Oxfam staff and partners to celebrate the launch of the Youth Innovation Hub in Jamshoro.…

A dream of Sajida, who escaped an early marriage

I have a dream of providing free education for girls Sajida's story Sajida, 17, was being forced into marriage by her own family earlier this year. She sought the help…

Innopreneurship boot camp TIE Islamabad

TIE Islamabad organised the first Innopreneurship Boot Camp in Karachi. It was held the 17th till the 19th of October. This 3 day event focussed on Business Scale up, Access…

Farhana dreams to empower other girls

I have a dream of empowering girls with life skill education Farhana's story Farhana, 17, saw girls in her community leaving school and being forced into early marriages, and became…

Youth Ka Green Pakistan update

In August, young people in schools across Islamabad did their bit to tackle climate change by planting a tree in support of EYW’s Youth Ka Green campaign. “Small actions today…

‘Youth Ka Green Pakistan’

With the 'Youth Ka Green Pakistan' campaign, we hope to inspire Pakistanis to make their country a safe space for youth, safe from physical violence and environmental crises. The campaign…

Pakistan year 2 overview

During the second year, the Empower Youth for Work project in Pakistan achieved various milestones. The rural innovation hub was launched and has among others organized a successful job fair and a competition…

Global overview Year 2

Knowledge, skills and self-confidence are the basis of empowering youth to take control of their own futures. Through targeted trainings, Oxfam and our local partners have built the agency and…

Mentorship: a lantern of hope

Many women in Pakistan want to master the world by starting a business. 86% of them are eager to learn new skills, preferably in the non-traditional areas of work. However, taking the few first steps can be extremely challenging. One way…