Cameroon/July 11, 2019/ Frank Ikpefan, Abuja /No Comment/129 views /Cameroon Cameroon unveils strategy to curb unemployment – CameroonOnline.orgshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Related Articles YAOUNDE, July 10 Xinhua | Cameroon unveiled a plan on Wednesday to reform the nation’s employment system to facilitate access to jobs. The new strategy intends to enhance the creation of small businesses, promote decent employment within macro-economic framework and boost vocational training. “We have hundreds of thousands of our youths who do not find jobs because they don’t have the skills. They don’t have the skills because they have not been trained. That is why we have to focus on vocational training,” said Cameroon’s Minister of Employment and Vocational Training Issa Tchiroma Bakary. ALSO READ Congolese 'Terminator' faces war crimes judgment - Journal du CamerounThe Priority Action Plan of National Employment Policy was made public in Yaounde during the third Session of Employment Monitoring Inter-ministerial Committee. “We have to come together with national and international experts to validate this document which will enable us create jobs for the youths,” Bakary, who chaired the committee, told reporters. ALSO READ Liverpool fans revel in victory back in club's home city - Journal du CamerounAccording to government statistics, unemployment rate in Cameroon stands at slightly above 4 percent. In February, Cameroon’s President Paul Biya said the government plans to create 500,000 jobs for young people in 2019. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Cameroon share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleAt 29, this man fooled Nigeria by using fake age and credentials to become an MP and then speaker in 1999 – Face2Face Africanext articleAFCON 2019: Nigeria Kicks South Africa OutRelated Posts440 shares Cameroon/July 16, 2019 /No Comment Iran’s top diplomat warns US is ‘playing with fire’ – Journal du Cameroun456 shares Cameroon/July 16, 2019 /No Comment Philippines’ Duterte mulls cutting Iceland ties over UN probe – Journal du CamerounBenin readies for return of treasures taken by France – Journal du CamerounBenin readies for return of treasures taken by France – Journal du CamerounCapo no more, Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ set to learn sentence – Journal du CamerounEU nominee von der Leyen faces sceptical parliament – Journal du CamerounAustralian newspapers lose Chris Gayle masseuse defamation appeal – Journal du CamerounUkraine mixed-race wrestler tackles prejudice in run for parliament – Journal du CamerounCameroon’s Rubber, Palm-Oil Output Slashed by Anglophone Revolt – CameroonOnline.orgCameroun : les élections municipales reportées en 2020 – CameroonOnline.org Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.