Studio 24 in collaboration with Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) is launching Something for the Girls – a project aimed at empowering 100 less-privileged women of age bracket 18-35 with photography skills and makeup skills. The Lagos Batch of the CSR project – which shall be launched on 19th August 2017 – will have 100 women being trained in the aforementioned skills. The project shall thereafter go nationwide and altogether 3, 600 women will be trained.
The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (“LSETF” or “the Fund”), was established by The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund Law 2016 to provide financial support to residents of Lagos State, for job, wealth creation and to tackle unemployment. LSETF serves as an instrument to inspire the creative and innovative energies of all Lagos residents and reduce unemployment across the State. The Fund has the mandate to directly invest ₦25Billion in helping Lagos residents grow and scale their Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (“MSMEs”) or acquire skills to get better jobs.
Applications for this pilot phase is now open to all women between the ages of 18-35 years living in vulnerable conditions, who are resident in Lagos State ONLY.
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Application closes on Monday, 14th of August, 2017.