Pet-Caleb innovative

Pet-Caleb innovative: community empowerment and employability

pankshin, Nigeriapankshin
Year Founded:
Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
$10,000 - $50,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

Looking at the unemployment rate among youth mostly in rural area has increase poverty and child labor
So in combating using Poultry and fish farming as a means of providing employment opportunity and better income
This project set to empower youth in different aspect of diary and fish farming.

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

Low or no family income (many families earn below 1$ per day) has raise child labor in most rural communities in Nigeria, this simply means children are expose to labor instead of education at early stage of their life, child between the age of 5-15 is be
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

This project set to address: unemployment especially among youth, child labor, education reformation and improve standard of living in the community

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

The propose solution is to engaged the community/youth. Like starting up a business, (poultry/fish farming) empower interested person, engage them and broad the knowledge of the community in aspect of education



Marketplace: Who else is addressing the problem outlined here? How does the proposed project differ from these approaches?


Founding Story

the idea comes up mid 2015 after a visit and found out 90% of children in this community are in farm instead of school
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Which of the 8 UN Global Goals (Sustainable Development Goals) pre-selected for this competition does your solution relate most closely to? [select all that apply]

No Poverty, Clean Water and Sanitation, Decent Work and Economic Growth.

Leadership and the Unilever Awards
Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered.
Beyond your existing team, who else are you working with to achieve your objectives, eg partners, advisors, mentors?


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