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Government’s Skills Training Empowerment Programme Achieving The Desired Results

The Skills Training Empowerment Programme (STEP), which was launched by the Government of National Unity in February of this year as a more organized and structured replacement to the People’s Employment Programme (PEP), is already achieving the desired results as it relates to exposing participants to certified skills training and appropriate workplace ethics.

 This view was expressed by STEP Landscaping Facilitator, Mr. Michael Smith during an interview with the Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister on Monday, 9th October, 2017.Mr. Smith, who presently trains a group of 16 STEP participants in the technical and financial aspects of landscaping, praised the holistic approach taken by the Government.