With participation of the 200 students from 6 madrasas and local 30 employers M-STAR project staff organized labor market analysis. During the meetings staff asked from parts which professions are more popular and why? Also staff learned wishes of the students about the profession. By end of the analysis it was unexpected result, needs and wishes of the parts were coincided. For the labor market the next professions are needed: welders, seamstress, PC users and cooker-confectioner. Short –term courses will be provided on selected madrasas for the project.
The project "Training in green building skills" in the Issyk-Kul region was extended until the end of 2017
In December, 2016, representative of the Mission of the Embassy of Finland in Astana Katya Karppinen visited the Issyk-Kul Oblast as an evaluation mission of the project "Teaching Green Skills in Construction". The activities of the project were evaluated perfectly and the donors agreed to continue this project in 2017. PF AVEP together with training providers will continue training young people in rural areas in the construction of innovative green skills and provide gratuitous assistance to low-income families in the warming of houses.