RECONOMY Snippet: Fostering IT Skills through Practical Training
RECONOMY supported Semos Education to enable young people and women primarily to access to and be able to upgrade their digital skills and have the opportunity in jobs uptake and increase their income. This way, Semos Education set up a career center to link skilled and certified trainees with IT companies, easing the former’s transition towards employment. By including the companies through mentorships, internships, summer schools, and talent partners modules, the trainees were able to get practical knowledge and skills. Vasil Chachev, from North Macedonia, is one of 673 young people who attended new training courses last year, to acquire and to improve their digital skills required by the labor market. Here's a snippet.