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Young people from the 22 cooperatives of the Mugina commune are satisfied with the step taken for their economic empowerment


Jul 20, 2022

CIBITOKE July 19th (ABP) – As part of the promotion of youth activities, through the economic empowerment and employment program, 22 youth cooperatives from Mugina commune in Cibitoke province, presented on Friday July 15 2022, their business plans.

With the supervision of the consortium FAJPACEBU- AJUD, the young people of these cooperatives say they are satisfied to be able to develop their projects to be submitted to the Investment Bank for Young People (BIJ) and others, for financing.

According to their testimonies, since April 2022, in addition to the development of projects, they have learned a lot of things, including the interest of working in cooperatives, the management of cooperatives, the management of cooperative assets, tax citizenship, and ten cooperatives were created.

As for the Advisor to the Governor in charge of community development, Mr. Ruben Tubirabe, who had been invited to the evaluation of the activities already carried out in three months; at the proclamation of business plans and the presentation of certificates to supervisors in the development of projects, he welcomed the step already taken by these young people, for their development and self-employment.