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Orange Foundation Jordan and the GIZ partnership agreement

Jan 31,2021 - Last updated at Jan 31,2021

Orange Foundation Jordan and Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in Jordan, recently signed an agreement through Labour Market Oriented Vocational Education, Higher Education and Training MOVE-HET programme to launch and support Orange Digital Centre (ODC). The ODC is an ecosystem that brings a range of free and open programmes for all in one place.

The centre includes a coding school, a FabLabSolidaire, which is a part of the worldwide network of the Orange Foundation's 129 FabLabsSolidaires, an Orange Fab start-up accelerator and Orange Ventures Africa, the Orange Group's investment fund.

Based in Amman, ODC aims to enhance youths’ employability, preparing them for the labor market and launching projects through training and education, the ODC will be present in the regions as well through ODC Clubs that will be deployed in Partner Universities.

Orange Foundation Jordan and GIZ GmbH will cooperate with different parties in entrepreneurship; to contribute in enhancing digital inclusion and reducing unemployability among youth. 

 

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