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Akkarouna Sustainable Human Development,EDS, Economic Development Solutions,Inmaa Consortium,Plan International,Save the Children International,Save the Children Lebanon,The Lebanese Organisation of Studies and Training
The Covid-19 pandemic affected businesses, forcing lockdowns and restrictions that have reduced demand for numerous products and services.
Also, the economic and banking crises have led to:
The key issues for skills development in Lebanon are linked to:
Access and completion.
Many students who manage to enroll in education or training programs do not complete their studies. This can dramatically reduce the return on educational investments in terms of lifetime earning potential.
Many young people attend school without learning fundamental literacy skills, rendering them disadvantaged in the job market, and more likely to become unemployed.
Involving local companies to ensure that the curriculum and delivery of these programs are in line with labor market demands (World Bank, 2021).
The study focused on the objectives:
Run a cost-benefit analysis to understand the cost of setting up a new business in specific sub-sector.