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SCHOOL YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR POVERTY ALLEVIATION

The idea aims to prepare students in the entrepreneurship for self-employment in order to meet the needs of future lives.

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The idea is designed to prepare students in entrepreneurship for the needs of tomorrow and poverty alleviation.

PROBLEM :- Poverty is a risk for children’s poor development and limited education outcomes. According to recent data released from the U.S. Census Bureau, the rate of poverty across the United States has gone up 1.6 percent. Studies have shown that children living below the poverty level may have more behavior problems in school, and most complete fewer years of school overall. Those students are more likely to grow up and face more years of unemployment than their wealthier counterparts. lack of the system of prepare young students in entrepreneurship during schools is a one of the major cause contributing to the problem of poverty, students finished their school without the skills that would help them in the later life. The existence of this problem has the effect to children academically, Lack of jobs and money that could make youths to involved in crime.

HOW THIS IDEA WILL SOLVE THE PROBLEM:- To Provide entrepreneurship education for 200 students from primary and secondary schools.  cultivate 10 acres of vegetables and fruits, Dig 3 ponds for fish farming and carved 20 tanks carved of beekeeping.

POTENTIAL LONG- TERM IMPACT :-  

Reduce the number of Tabora community members living the poverty line by 20%; Increased levels of academic performance among 200 students, reduced the number young people to engage in crime. Increase incomes and wages for 200 young student girls and boys in society Tabora, Tanzania.

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