IRM is conducting a nation-wide training series on “Managing Naukari ya Karobaar (NyK) Centers” in collaboration with ECI (Empowerment through Creativity Integration). NyK centers as social enterprise is a pilot initiative by PPAF’s LEED (Livelihood, Employment and Enterprise Development) team and is considered as an important milestone for the success of the recently initiated LEED programme. It focuses on building the capacities of talented youth as young entrepreneurs who as focal persons of these Nyk centers will help mentoring the unemployed youth (men and women) towards different careers, linking them to different opportunities for jobs or businesses, hence emerging as profitable businesses / recruiting agencies itself. These Nyks are established by the communities themselves to address their issues concerning their livelihoods and encourage exploring available opportunities deemed suitable for employment or enterprise development.
The training events for NyK Center representatives are specially designed and organized for the representatives of more than 60 NyK centers established all around Pakistan by the local communities. The training covers the basic concepts of employment / job, business / enterprise and management procedures related to NyK centers.
February 2014 – June, 2014
NyK Center representatives from all over Pakistan and covers all four provinces.
Institute of Rural Management
#7, Sunrise Avenue, Main Park Road near COMSATS University,
Tel: +92 51 8742201-7
Fax: +92 51 8742208