Start date: November 2021
End date: November 2022
GERMIN aims to directly engage diaspora professionals, and businesses with youth in Kosovo through mentorships and internship programs. The “Advancing partnership with diaspora for children and young people in Kosovo” a project implemented by GERMIN with the support of the Unicef Kosovo Programme – provided 50 young people between the ages of 16 and 24 with paid internships at 21 diaspora companies.
35% of the interns were either employed or continued their internships after completing three months of internships.
The program was divided into to main components, namely: a) direct work with young girls and boys aged 16-24 through an internship program, a mentorship program, and training opportunities, and b) diaspora engagement in children’s and young people’s agenda in Kosovo.