Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP), 2015

Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development
Ministry of Local Government
Décrivez les principales caractéristiques de la politique/mesure: 

The Youth Livelihood Programme is a Government of Uganda five year rolling programme targeting the poor, and unemployed youths aged 18-30 in all districts of Uganda. The overall objective is to empower the youths in Uganda to harness their social economic potential and increase self-employment opportunities and income levels. It has three programme components which include: skills development, livelihood support and institutional support. Culture and Creative Industries fall under skills development component. The recommended investment options include fashion and design, clay modeling/pottery, weaving and embroidery, video-audio editing, leather works and computer use and applications. The programme provides a rolling fund that youths can invest in the priority enterprises which include culture and creative industries.

Quels sont les résultats atteints jusqu’à présent grâce à la mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure ?: 

A total of 47 projects under culture and creative industries with a total of 568 young people in the following projects: art and crafts making, music, dance and drama, brass band, pottery and mobile disco were funded.

Ressources financières allouées à la politique/mesure en dollars américains: 

1,000,000 out of which 100,000 was the investment towards culture and creative industry enterprises

Partenaires engagés dans la mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure : 
Nom du partenaireType d'entité
District Local Governments
Secteur public
Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development
Secteur public
National Youth Council
Secteur public
La mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure a-t-elle été évaluée ?: 
Si oui, quelles sont les principales conclusions/recommandations ?: 

In 2019, Cabinet directed that the programme should support investments in Music and Film/Creative Industries.

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Priorités tranversales