Green Stimulus Framework

Focus: Renewable Energy (Solar) & Smart Agriculture (Agritech)

About Green Stimulus

The Green Stimulus Programme

The Green Stimulus is a part of the Economic Sustainability Programme, implemented under the initiative of the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development in Nigeria. This programme is designed to develop a new breed of trained technicians with basic and advanced knowledge in renewable energy and smart agriculture.

The renewable energy component will focus on solar energy development, management, and implementation, while the smart agriculture component will focus on improving agricultural yield and leveraging drone technology to improve Agribusiness.

The Green Stimulus Programme will train and empower 300 youths across the six geopolitical zones through an online access guaranteed and fully paid training.

The programme will train and empower 300 youths across the six geopolitical zones through an online access guaranteed and fully paid training. This aspect of the project will be executed using industry-specific starter packs to enable trainees to become installers, service providers, energy dispensers, and solutions developers for renewable energy and agriculture in Nigeria.

The programme is geared towards empowering the successful trainees to become self-employed and capable of generating income using their acquired skills and equipment to solve small scale energy needs in their respective localities.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this training programme, candidates must:

Apply for: Green Stimulus Framework