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I am passionate at helping the African community especially, the youth for social development. I am committed to provide legal and entrepreneurship skills for inspiring the youth. I am committed to help more vulnerable young groups.
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I am known as a social business as I initiated a social business known as “ YOPLES” meaning “Youth organization providing legal and entrepreneurship skills. I founded it after perceiving problems that people meet. I had this idea the time I was doing
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Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda
"“If I die my head will remain speaking”"
I am A0 in Law from University of Rwanda, college of arts and social sciences, school of law. After my university studies, I did Volunteering in HAGURUKA NGO and AJPROFHO-JIJUKIRWA. I founded a social business called “ YOPLES” meaning “Youth organization providing legal and entrepreneurship skills”. i was trained on entrepreneurship, leadership and innovation, i competed in MTN entrepreneurship challenge, African innovation prize & Dot Rwanda. i have computer skills like office, pinnacle, vegas and different adobes. I have good communication skills in French, English and Kiswahili.
Hi Kate Rushton, I really appreciate how much you encourage me. Really, this school will transform African lives in regard to employment and economic growth. My model is a good model for future learners, so if you want to know more about it and talk more with me, you can write to me by email and talk more. my email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
This method of forming cooperatives and companies for our trainees is unique and it will help everyone to use the acquired skills. Others train and let the trainees go. It will help to help them build their capacities and to be coach them. It will, also help to guide and collect them as well as facilities providence. YOPLES will be their mother institution. Every promotion will form cooperative or company.this is a pre-requirement to be trained. If one promotion goes to form a cooperative we will train another new promotion will supervising the formed cooperative. This cycle is also unique.
Thank you Takamine. The activities that i plan to implement most of them already started. YOPLES provides training about applicable skills in legal and entrepreneurship domains. In legal domains, we train unemployed poor law graduates about legal drafting of contracts, statutes of associations etc . These law graduates also provide legal consultancy and legal aid. In entrepreneurship domains we train other remaining graduates to make lamps in horns and welding ( making chairs,tables, ornaments etc.). Very soon we are going to start making selling the first well done products. I plan that, as we will be keeping training new comers, every promotion will form its own cooperative to use the acquired knowledge for making their own money and pay some amount monthly to YOPLES. In five years i plan to have impacted 20,000 unemployed graduates and help them start their own businesses but the most performing students will be employed within YOPLES. Our long-term vision is to create a vocational training center that will be always making cooperatives and companies for its students to monitor them. This program is unique from others because, they train and let the students go to search jobs for themselves. sometimes they remain home while they have that skill.I will make sure that everyone of our trainees will be employed himself or by the common company or cooperative. YOPLES will be drafting for free their statutes and other legal documents. We will be helping them to get registered and to implement.