Milestones for El Salvadoran Youths; Landing the First Job

Creative Associates has been working with 12 high crime municipalities across El Salvador. They work closely with youth and employers to prepare youth for work as part of the El Salvador Crime and Violence Protection Project, which is support by the U.S. Agency for International Development and other donors. Over 12 employment counselors have been recruited to bridge the gap between at risk youths and employment opportunities.  In just nine months, the counselors have placed 330 youth from the ages of 17-29 in formal sector jobs across a broad range of manufacturing and agricultural services. http://Read more