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1,000 Youth to benefit from ICT training, employment

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr Andrew Wheatley, speaks with Chairman of the Universal Service Fund (USF), Robert Lawrence, following the launch of USF's Technology Advancement Programme (TAP) at the Knutsford Court Hotel in New Kingston yesterday. 

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Universal Service Fund (USF) will be engaging approximately 1,000 youngsters in information communication technology (ICT) training and employment over a 12-month period commencing January 2018.

Participants are now being recruited for the Technology Advancement Programme (TAP), which involves partnership with the Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology and the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU).

Read full article online in the Jamaica Observer