Empowering Youth through TVET

Jan 09, 2016 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: TVET 0 comments

With support from the Turing Foundation and ZOA, the SHIFSD ENTERPRISE AND JOB TRAINING INSTITUTE (THE BRIDGE), has an ongoing technical vocational education and training program integrated with literacy. Courses being offered include but not limited to masonry, carpentry, auto mechanics, electricity, tailoring and plumbing. Besides tailoring, all the aforementioned training course run for 12 months for […]

SHIFSD’s ED Meets INITIAT Board Chairperson in The Netherlands

Dec 05, 2015 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments Tags: Partnership

Another leg of the SHIFSD’s Director, Jeremiah T. Burgess, visit to The Netherlands led him to the city of Apeldoom where ZOA International head office is located. In Apeldoom, the Director had several meetings with key staff at the ZOA head office, and with the Board Chairperson of INITIAT, Margret C. Grondel and others. INITIAT, […]

SHIFSD participates in DCR Closing Event

Nov 21, 2015 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Advocacy 0 comments Tags: Closing events

ED attends the Dutch Consortium for Rehabilitation (DCR) closing event in the Netherlands. The DCR is a consortium of four Dutch INGOs (Save the Children, Care, Health Net and ZOA International) working in six African countries across various themes such as livelihood, food security, etcetera. SHIFSD as a local implementing and strategic partner of ZOA was […]

VSLA Shares Distribution today

SHIFSD’s supervised Palm Field Community VSLA group distributes shares today as the year comes to an end. It was a happy event as each member receives his or her just share. A share is an agreed amount paid into the club account by each member on a regular basis. The Palm Field Community VSLA  provides […]

SHIFSD Website Maintenance Training Ends 23rd January 2016

Nov 21, 2015 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Following the restructuring of the SHIFSD’s website www.shifsd.org, five staff members have being going through weekly website maintenance training since November 2015 in the conference room of ZOA Refugee Care, 3rd Street Sinkor Monrovia. The training is funded by ZOA and facilitated by an experienced international computer engineer/consultant called Sabastain Stuewe. As a result of the training, participants now feel […]