Public Employment Services Project: From a Mass to a Client Oriented Approach


Project Summary

Approval Date 01 Oct 2018
Signature Date 01 Oct 2018
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11231
Commitment U.A 1,783,384.08
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The present intervention concerns “Public Employment Services Project: From a Mass to a Client Oriented Approach”. It consists of grant of USD 2,560,000 from the MENA Transition Fund. The project aims primarily to promote youth’s inclusion and empowerment through a shift from a mass to a client approach in the public employment services and the development of professionalized support and personalized services.

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to promote youth’s inclusion and empowerment in public employment services by providing professional support and personalized services for both job seekers and young entrepreneurs in the disadvantaged regions of Tunisia. Its specific objectives are the following: (a) introduce the use of statistical profiling techniques at the National Agency of Employment and Independent Work (ANETI) as a tool to shift the way of dealing with heterogeneous unemployed customers from a mass undifferentiated perspective to segment based perspective; (b) finalize, validate and utilize a national classification of occupations and skills; (c) implement a competency matching solution and scoring methods of job seekers’ skills at ANETI’s offices; (d) strengthen the capacity of the Ministry of Vocational training and employment (MVTE), the public employment services and social partners in the regions; and (e) improve professional and interpersonal skills of Tunisian job seekers.

Beneficiaries

The main beneficiaries of the project are the job seekers and young entrepreneurs in the disadvantaged regions of Tunisia.

Participating Organization

Funding
MENA Transition Fund

Information

IATI identifier 46002-G-TN-I00-ZZZ-003
Last Update 07 Aug 2020

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Contact Details

Name Mouhamed Gueye
Email m.gueye@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Tunisia