On Friday, 9th June 2023 , MINEDUC brought together school managers from public and private technical secondary schools(TSS),Rwanda TVET Board staff(RTB) in the launch of GrowALE program.The participants were explained about this program and it’s importance to the schools,students and the country in general.
The CEO of YALLA YALLA GROUP, Mr.NDAYIZIGIYE Emmanuel told the participant that GrowALE is important program because it will enable the TVETs/IPRC, and UNIVERSITIES with agriculture, livestock and environment fields to acquire and use infrastructure/equipment used in agriculture, livestock and keeping environment; create the Agri-farming research and demonstration fields at schools; establishment of Agri-farming hub that promoting and valorizing the talents of young generation. The present program also allocates the professional internship to fresh graduates within and outside of the country; and offer professional certificates to participants, and help them creating or finding job opportunity.
He said that the eligibility criteria for the TVETs/IPRC, and UNIVERSITIES to be qualified in GrowALE programs are simply to be registered or accepted by MINEDUC or other concerned national entity; being in specialization of Agriculture, Livestock and/or Environment career; to be able and accept to consent the students to participate in GrowALE programs, and availing place to implement the GrowALE activities.
Honarable Minister of State in charge of TVET and ICT in MINEDUC Madam IRERE Claudette appreciated GrowALE program and call up on all concerned parties to hurry up the implementation of this very important program.