Pakistan, a beloved country, is a land where people have a lot of skills to explore. Right now, our youth is hunting for the better job opportunities and ethical life standards. All they need is just an opportunity, a real and productive one. For this purpose, once again, Shahbaz Shareef took a great initiative to solve this major issue of our youth. Mr. Shahbaz Shareef, a kind politician, and a great educationist is once again come forward with an amazing program, the e-Rozgar. He started this plan to reduce the figure of unemployment from Pakistan.
This significant step can only be taken by the Govt. of Punjab, under the supervision of Chief Minister of Punjab. The primary aim of this program is to minimize the unemployment highly. For this purpose, Chief Minister of Punjab has decided to establish an e-rozgaar center in almost 36 districts of Punjab. The eligibility criteria of the e-Rozgar program are that one should have completed 16 years of education. This project will train our talented graduates, including both male and female, to become a freelancer in a particular field of their own interest. Almost 50 crore rupees are allocated in the current budget for this program.
e-Rozgar team will train the youth for at least 3 consecutive months. Currently, this program is offering 3 main courses to the people,
1. Non-Technical Courses
2. Technical Courses
3. Creative Designing
These sessions will train individuals for some advance yet amazing skills, i.e., Data Entry
• Content Writing
• Article Writing
• PHP Developing
• Online Business Skills
• Social Media Marketing
• Customer Services
• Email Writing
• Web Designing
By learning these creative skills, one can quickly open the new doors of big opportunities as a freelancer. This training is totally free of cost for everyone who applies. But there is no other incentive, like the stipend or any traveling allowance. The students will be allowed to use the systems that are placed in the centers where they learn different skills. Also, the trainers will be there for your help, whenever you need any.
The Govt. of Punjab is providing all these basic requirements free of cost, just to help youth to explore their inner talent. At the end of each session, the students will be provided training certificates by the Govt. of Punjab.
E-Rozgar is highly based on the development of some essential professional skills related to freelancing. These skills will surely enhance the professional capabilities of our youth. One of the significant e-rozgaar objectives is to train both the males and females for self-employment by using the internet-based freelancing.
Through e-rozgaar, the Govt of Punjab will train almost 10,000 people, including both the male and female in a year. e-Rozgar will provide them with a source of employment, which will undoubtedly help them to earn a better living. This is indeed a big step that will prepare Pakistan to run in the race of future of work.
Objectives Of e-Rozgar:
This great and productive step has some significant objectives, which are as follows;
• To help youth to become self-employed
• To train the youth in online freelancing and to help them to engage with the international market
• To help them to earn at least $300 per month.
• To give hope to the young males and females to earn their own living for a better healthy life
• To progress Pakistan in the race of technology and to let the youth to know the importance and benefits of online learning
• Also to help women to participate equally in this competition of technological earning within the boundary of their homes.