Increasing Enrolment Rates Especially for Girls Grant Scheme( completed)

EU Funding: € 209,986 (total budget of grant projects implemented in Giresun)

 

Duration: 12 months

 

Beneficiary: Ministry of Labour and Social Security

 

Overall Objective:

  • To increase school enrolment rates in primary and secondary education, especially for girls,
  • To decrease drop-outs,
  • To increase vocational skills and competences of the labour force,
  • To promote awareness-raising for parents on the importance of education.

 

Main Activities:

The activities supported are:

  • To decrease school drop-outs especially of girls,
  • Increasing the quality of psychological guidance and counselling services,
  • To increase vocational skills and competences of labour force, particularly of girls and women, with a view to enhancing the possibility of increasing enrolment rates to open educational institutions, and to promote awareness-raising for parents on the importance of education, especially for girls with the participation of local authorities, non-governmental organizations and the media.

 

Estimated Results: The grant projects carried out between December 2010-December 2011 and each of which was a product of full-scale effort led to change and transformation in the relevant areas. With 89 projects which were awarded grants within the scope of Increasing Enrolment Rates Especially for Girls Grant Programme I, hundreds of children were able to access and continue education; and cooperation was ensured among the institutions and organizations. The grant programme made significant contributions to increasing the schooling rates of particularly girls at primary and secondary education level, decreasing the school drop-out rates, enhancing the vocational skills and competences of the target group and raising awareness of the families on the importance of education.

 

Please see the list of the grant projects implemented under aforementioned program in Giresun:

Applicant

Project Title

Project Budget

Grant Amount

ŞEBİNKARAHİSAR KIZ TEKNİK VE MESLEK LİSESİ

SNOWDROPS ARE FLOURISHING IN SEBINKARAHISAR

120,166.00 EUR

106,947.74 EUR

YAĞLIDERE HALK EĞİTİM MERKEZİ

BIRDS ARE TURNING BACK TO HOME

115,773.50 EUR

103,038.42 EUR