Call For Business Plan Proposals For The Ucc/Ucusaf Grant For Skilling Youth Groups In Icts And Multimedia tendering job at Uganda Communications Commission
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The Uganda Communications Commission (UCO). through the Uganda Communications Universal Service Access Fund (UCUSAF), has launched a call for business plan proposals to implement key activities relating to the skilling of youths in multimedia production to foster innovation and creativity in local content and create jobs in the creative cultural industries.

UCO/UOUSAF seeks to collaborate with a suitably qualified stakeholder or consortium of stakeholders with the requisite qualifications, resources, competencies, and experience to implement initiatives aimed at addressing some of the challenges faced by the youth, especially unemployment.
The general objective of the project is to develop the capacity of youth to adopt IOT tools and applications in multimedia content production and related business processes, and thereby stimulate their creativity. innovation, productivity, and competitiveness in national and international markets.

Specific Objectives
(1) To introduce the youths to and give them practical training using readily available tools and equipment.
(1) To educate the beneficiaries on the opportunities of IOT in the multimedia creative sector and demonstrate to them how they can harness such for their livelihoods.
(i) To transform the youths' potential creativity, talents, initiative, and social responsibility through the acquisition of practical and relevant ICT skills and related knowledge in the creative sector
(iv) To give specialized training to the youths and certificates proving their skills and formal training undertaken upon successful completion.

Project Actions
1.1 Develop training content, customized in local languages, where required.
1.2 Train a total of at least 500 youths in each of five regions as specified in the details.
1.3 Mentor, Monitor and follow-up trainees.

Target Group
This initiative targets youths with interest in multimedia content creation, production, the creative arts, and those engaged in the entertainment business.

Application Timeline
The grant application is open from 19th September to 02nd October 2023
A Pre-grant Application meeting will be held on-line on 26 September 2023 at 11.00am. Participants should register in advance for this meeting using the link in the detailed document.

For further details on the grant application process, visit:

Uganda Communications Commission Plot 42-44, Spring Road Bugolobi P.O. Box 7376, Kampala Website:  Email: X: @UCC_Official
Job Info
Job Category: Several Jobs in one Advert jobs in Uganda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 02 October 2023
Duty Station: Kampala
Posted: 19-09-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 19-09-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 19-09-2067
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