Successful completion of the project "Work Ready Now!"

At the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) a ceremony of awarding certificates to participants of the project " Work Ready Now!” was held on Thursday, August 28th, 2014. With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID),within the "Partnership for Innovation", project, IUS has implemented a project for preparation of young people in business environment entitled "Work Ready Now !.

Within the project "Work Ready Now!", a total of 30 participants successfully completed an educational program for students and young unemployed people who wish to acquire knowledge and skills, all in order to be better prepared for future work challenges. The program is intended for young unemployed people with higher education degree with an emphasis on technical and economic fields of science. The training is designed so that young people are actively involved in the learning process and have the opportunity to acquire and improve new skills, gain self-confidence necessary to find and keep a job. During the program, young people had the opportunity to set their personal work goals and identify steps on how to achieve them as well.

"I feel more accomplished in terms of the knowledge and skills I gained that will be useful in my everyday life. I extended my horizons, got new ideas, met new people, which I think altogether will be of benefit in my future career "said Alma Muminović, one of the participants of the program.