Umshwati Community Development Projects training

2017-08-02 06:01
Some of the 209 youths taking part in the local development learnership being held at seven venues 

Some of the 209 youths taking part in the local development learnership being held at seven venues 

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THE Umshwathi Municipality has received funding from the LG Seta to train over 1 400 youth in various learnership programmes:

Local economic development (209 students)

Disaster risk management (50)

Community health water and sanitation (280) Supervision of construction processes (210)

Community house-building (210)

Landscaping (210)

Horticulture (210)
Municipal IDP (28)

These learnerships aim to empower the community and youth with knowledge and experience. Students will receive a stipend of R1 800 for the duration of the learnerships of eight to 12 months.

- Sibusiso Mkhithi.

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