Young Barbadians will soon have an opportunity to learn how to identify business ideas which can later be developed into business plans or established businesses.
A one-day mini-business training workshop will be held next Monday, October 1, at the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael, from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
The training sessions are for young people between the ages of 16 and 29, who have not received any formal business training, are not in the academic stream, have left school or are unemployed.
To register or for further information, persons should contact Wayne Cadogan at the Division of Family and Youth at 621-2740 or 621-2745, by this Thursday, September 27.
The Youth – IN Entrepreneurship mini-lab, From Idea to Action, is sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Young Americas Business Trust, with support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Division of Family and Youth. The UNDP will continue supporting the participants through the Caribbean Innovation Challenge competition and other activities of the Youth-IN Entrepreneurship programme.