Workforce Skills Development

AMIDEAST is helping individuals, companies, and organizations in the MENA region to prepare for today's global economy. Targeted employability skills programs such as AMIDEAST's Skills for Success® provide training, mentoring, and coaching that help youth overcome the skills gap that many face upon graduation and enter the workforce. Professionals and managers gain from specialized training helps professional and managers acquire valued language, ICT, and other workplace skills that lead to career advancement.

Our work in this area includes:

SKILLS FOR SUCCESS®

Through targeted training, mentoring, and coaching, AMIDEAST is helping recent college graduates and entry-level professionals improve their chances of finding a job in the MENA region's growing but competitive market.   [ + ]

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS TRAINING

AMIDEAST training centers in 10 countries provide professional training through classroom instruction, specialized workshops and seminars.   [ + ]

PROJECT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATION

In partnership with the Project Management Institute (PMI) since 2003, AMIDEAST provides project management training, as well as preparation for professional certification examinations such as PMI's Project Management Professional (PMP®) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM™).

ARAB WOMEN'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECT (AWEP)

In partnership with Citi Foundation, AMIDEAST is providing women entrepreneurs from underserved backgrounds with training that will help them start a new business or expand an existing one .  [ + ]