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Managing Youth Economic Development Projects

3 days
1790 USD/full
1790 USD/full
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The purpose of this Managing Youth Economic Development Projects program from Matsh Youth Development is to explore some of the development possibilities of the links between youth work and contemporary economic change.


We offer a Managing Youth Economic Development Projects course at Matsh Youth Development. We will describe the skills needed to promote self employment among young women and young men, including the principles of setting up micro enterprises. 

We will explore how aspects of informal education can help young people to develop enterprise skills and undertake enterprise projects. 

When you successfully complete this program, you should be able to:

  • Identify the different factors that shape and influence current economic development, particularly at a local level.
  • Use experiential learning strategies to develop youth enterprise skills, with the aim of promoting local economic development.
  • Support young women and young men in setting up small business projects.
  • Contribute entrepreneurial expertise in the development of local economic strategies.
  • Devise and deliver programs of informal education for young people to acquire enterprise skills.

Programme Structure

  • In this program, we focuses on the nature of current economic development and its relationship to enterprise activity. 
  • Other sessions concentrate on practical guidelines and exercises to develop enterprise skills. While one session of this program takes the form of a training program that you will be able to deliver to enterprising youth in your community.


Who Should Attend?

  • Mentors of business incubators and accelerators.
  • Professionals responsible for the development of economic strategies.
  • Youth Program coordinators.
  • Young leaders.
  • Youth workers in government departments, corporations and NGOs.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 days

Start dates & application deadlines


English, Arabic


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1790 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1790 USD for the full programme during 3 days.
  • National

    1790 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1790 USD for the full programme during 3 days.

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Managing Youth Economic Development Projects
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