CFYE has initiated scoping and pipeline development in Jordan!
Hello Jordan! We are looking for interesting and innovative applicants or consortiums that can provide scalable, private sector-driven solutions & growth for more and better jobs for youth, and women.
Windows & Criteria
We are in the process of defining more detailed funding & eligibility criteria for Jordan, based on discussions & meetings with potential applicants and other key stakeholders in the youth employment ecosystem. Recognizing Jordan’s status as a country with a relatively small population (10.5 million) and a predominantly micro private sector, we do not intend to limit the scope of CFYE projects to particular sectors or opportunities.
However, solutions presented should always show a clear pathway to job creation or improvement, whether the focus is on improving the supply of labor, creating more labor demand, matching youth to decent jobs, or—in combination with any of the previous criteria—sustaining jobs at risk. Promising sectors or themes are export promotion, digitization of business models and fast-growing industrial sectors such as manufacturing and construction.
Discuss potential projects for funding
If you are interested to discuss with us potential projects for funding or have an interesting idea to explore, or if you are looking for a specific partner to establish or lead a consortium, please get in touch with our Jordan partnership development team. Led by Nasser Al Assad in Jordan.
Soon, we will organize a webinar prior to launching our call (indicative timing: third week of January 2021) to provide more information and details on what type of project we can and would like to fund.
Registration invitations for this webinar will be sent to interested partners, if you fill in the stay informed form on the bottom of this page, we will inform you soon as the registrations are open.