Welcome to Blog

Trainees of the Tailoring Dept showcasing their products

Apr 18, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: TVET 0 comments

Recently graduated trainees of the tailoring department proudly showcasing few of their required 23 self-made assorted products to the BRIDGE’s consultant Henri Jensen of Sticthing Woord en Daad of the Netherlands and also the Senior Program Officer of  ZOA International-Liberia during one of their periodic training and assessments visits.

Women Empowerment through Dress Making

Sep 14, 2016 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: TVET 0 comments

It’s amazing that just after four months of sewing skills training these women are able to make and today be dressed up in the own handwork. SHIFSD, through its Literacy and Vocational Skills Training Project, was able to mobilize 36 women and girls out of a total of 200 beneficiaries, and almost all of the […]

SHIFSD completes workshop construction

Jan 22, 2016 by Jerry Bleh Category: TVET 1 comment

After the signing a two-year contract early this year with ZOA Refugee Care Liberia to begin the training of 400 youths in General Construction, Auto Mechanics and 2 Stroke Mechanics, SHIFSD started and completed the construction of 6 compartments training workshop for use by its TVET beneficiaries. The training workshop is now being used to store Auto-mechanic training equipment and […]

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 […]

INITIAT Delegation ends 10 days visit in Liberia

Dec 05, 2015 by Jerry Bleh Category: TVET 0 comments Tags: partner, visit

INITIAT delegation of four persons completed 10 days (November 13 to 22) visit to Liberia. During the visit the delegation which comprised of board members and two external advisors visited several institutions including international and local NGOs, Government institutions and other stakeholders in the TVET sector. The visit is part of INITIAT commitment and support to SHIFSD TVET program in Liberia. […]

SHIFSD’s Director with UHI founder and family in USA

Nov 26, 2015 by Jerry Bleh Category: TVET 0 comments

During a visit to the USA in July of this year, the director of SHIFSD, Jeremiah, was invited to the home of Universal Hope Initiatives’  (UHI) founder and CEO, Holly Adams Pratt (in green and black dress), for a dinner party on July 26 – Liberia’s independence day. The occasion was meant to enable Jeremiah meet with […]