DEAF YOUTHS EMPOWERMENT FOR SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOODS

Under the Pillar of Economic Empowerment, DEYI is a 3 year project that work towards ensuring that 150 Deaf youths in Nairobi County live independent life, are skilled and fit into job markets, are empowered with knowledge to maneuver through life hurdles and that the community, especially the employers, provide an all-inclusive work place environment that recognizes and rewards Deaf youths contribution to economic growth. The project will further offer much needed career guidance to the Deaf youths, and will give them the opportunity to pursue vocational skills of their dreams, document such skills in the data base and market such skills with potential employers, for internships and or employment.