Innovative Practice 2021 on Inclusive Employment and ICT
Smart Inclusion Centres in universities that connect students with employers
Youth4Jobs Foundation is an NGO based in Hyderabad, India, focused on employment and education opportunities for students with disabilities. Its College Connect programme has set up Smart Inclusion Centres in 21 colleges and universities, connecting students, educators, employers, and government. The centres offer training and job placement to students, and also support educators and potential employers. Since the programme’s start in 2018, 900 students have been trained and 550 have found jobs.
“I was not expecting a job with Capgemini. Youth4Jobs made it happen with their outreach.”
|Name of Innovative Practice:||College Connect|
|Sub-Category||A project of Civil Society|