PROJECT Entrepeneurship

Rural teleworking – youth and women breadwinners employment in Colombia

Aldeamo, BIT (Bogota institute of technology, educational branch of SECTORTIC) and IDN collaborate on this NORAD funded project, with the objective of increasing access to jobs in ICT sector (Information, Communication and Technology) for people in rural areas in Colombia.

Colombia Map

Colombia

Aldeamo, BIT (Bogota institute of technology, educational branch of SECTORTIC) and IDN collaborate on this NORAD funded project, with the objective of increasing access to jobs in ICT sector (Information, Communication and Technology) for people in rural areas in Colombia. These goals are achieved by:
1) Providing technical training to people in these rural communities so they can perform remote jobs that will give them a source of income
2) Partnering with companies and business associations that can provide jobs to people located in rural areas
3) Providing an online platform to match potential employers with those people looking for work

Project partners