ECOPRENEUR LEADers Program

Take the LEAD, start your own GREEN Business or build an impressive portfolio, GREEN Employers can’t resist

Avoid becoming another frustrated, unrecognized, under-achieved person among the teeming population of the unemployed when you can start from and rapidly rise in the Green job sector. TAKE CONTROL of your life. BECOME AN ECOPRENEUR LEADer and expand your options to own a profitable green business or take the lead in the green job market – a fast growing one.

WHAT YOU GAIN

  • CREATE and manage a GREEN business idea and become self-employed while adding value to the society.
  • ACQUIRE life skills that set you apart to become highly sought-after by employers; using our proven, world-renowned competency and skill-building program, with its unique Green job-search training.
  • LEARN how to recognise, convert and act on social problems, building on opportunities that are economically viable, socially and financially rewarding.
  • GAIN EXPERIENCE creating and working on a practical project as part of a highly talented team, creating sustainable solutions in communities.

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TRAINING CONTENT & OPPORTUNITIES

You will cover the following:

CONNECTING WITH THE GREEN TREND

  • What does Green mean?
  • Combining Green and money
  • Where are the Green Opportunities – Jobs and Businesses?
  • How to Access Green Opportunities:

    Start a GREEN BUSINESS

    • Idea Creation & Testing: Greener service or Product
    • Green Customers - The emerging under-served community of buyers
    • Track the Competition
    • Brand your innovation
    • Marketing: Spreading the word
    • How to access Green funds
    • Plan the Concept
    • Make Money and make a difference
    • Manage the Money
    • Create & Manage a real life Green Project
    • Network with Green Companies: Teaming with like-minded others.

    GREEN JOB Search

    • Set yourself apart with Green
    • Create a winning resume
    • Searching for Green jobs
    • Preparation, Presentation & Interview techniques
  • Group Project: The ELP project your team creates provides a practical laboratory for demonstrating project management skills
  • SAMPLE GREEN BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES Make money from:
    • Green Games: Educational or leisure games e.g. card games, board games
    • Recycling Jeans to…. guess what?
    • Recharge Card: Recycled or Reusable cards for pencil cases, Greeting Cards etc.
    • Recycling from Paper, &Packaging
    • ICT Wastes to WEALTH: Tons of options
    • Mobile Car-wash: (Recycled & reusable water, organic soap or clean agent
    • Recycling water
    • Car Pooling
    • Organic foods or recycled products
    • Laundry Business: Using organic soaps,
    • Online Marketing/Retailing: Franchise, marketing of green products such as Clean Stove (Save80 Stove) etc.,
    • And Others

FOR WHOM? Young Professionals, Undergraduates and Youth Corp Members who wish to STAND OUT and MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
Limited spaces available. First come, first served

Duration : 3 well-spaced Weekends (2-2-1) spread across three months.

Fees: N7000 - Donor Subsidized. Limited scholarship slots available (Opportunity to pay in 2 - installments before program begins)

Request for Program Calendar, call 07042687224 or send an email to outreach@lead-awa.org quoting ‘ECOPRENEUR’.

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LEAD-Anglophone West Africa, a Rockefeller Foundation initiative, established 22 years ago, is a Member Program of LEAD International; a U.K based global charity, with a fast growing network of professional leaders around 80 countries. LEAD-AWA is hosted by the Foundation for Environmental Development and Education in Nigeria, (FEDEN).

CONTACT: The Regional Program Director, FEDEN / LEAD-Anglophone West Africa,
Tel: 07042687224, Email: Outreach@lead-awa.org

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