Updated: Dec 19, 2019
Youth Education and Community Development Program (YECD)
Youth Education and Community Development Program (YECD) is a year-long adult education programme designed to implement third objective of Pechaung Institute for democratic Myanmar and this program aims to provide post-secondary and higher education for adult students from rural areas of Rakhine State - offering English Language, Social Science, Environmental Studies, Computer Course and Management Studies. Our goal to this programme is to nurture students to pursue professional and academic criteria.
✍️ Why is this programme needed?
Most matriculated, undergraduate and graduate youths in rural areas of Rakhine State are usually jobless due to lack of necessary skills to employ in respective work.
Even though understanding what they should upgrade themselves, they are not able to implement their wishes and on the other hand, parents are not affordable to help them too due to great poverty.
This programme aims to provide quality education and necessary skills for those youths who want to work and continue further learning. In this context, we initiate this programme.
🤝 Who will the programme help?
This programme will directly help university level students with distance learning (for formal learners) and youths who are still active to learn something difference after leaving school (for non-formal learners)
👥 How many people will the programme help?
Each batch of this programme helps 25 students.
🗓 How often does this programme call for a new batch?
This programme will call for a new bath every four months, three time a year. (January, May and September) h
📚 What are taught in this programme?
This program teaches
- General English Four Skills from beginning to intermediate level,
- Introduction and Key Concepts of Social Science and Environment Studies,
- Management Studies and
- Applied Computer Studies
👫 Does this program involve participation of both men and women?
Yes, Men and women are equally involved. (There are 12 women and 11 men in batch 1 currently running.)
👨💼👩💼 How will the programme help these youths?
After completing one-year full programme,
1. Youths will have intermediate level of English skills.
2. Youths can apply computer programmes for both of professional and academic purpose.
3. Youths can understand the core concepts of social science and environmental studies then
4. Youths can utilize their knowledge on management fields of administration, finance, human resource management, accounting, audit, logistics and so on.
🙏 Who support the programme?
Currently, Batch 1 of YECD Programme is running under support of Ven. Chief Sandavara receiving donation from individuals and looking forward to get donors.
🤝 What are main necessities for programme development?
Costs for food and teacher salary (Essential)
Books and stationaries
🤝 Donate us
No matter how big or small, your donation will make a difference in our hope of education.
Please visit us - https://www.pechaunginstitute.com/yecd-program