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Prosus in partnership with UN Women is working to enhance educational and learning pathways for young women and girls in India

Prosus FLIGHT

Calendar

March 8, 2021
Launch of Prosus FLIGHT.
 
November 16, 2021
Prosus FLIGHT ‘Flag off’ event to mark onboarding of implementation partners and start of community outreach.
 
Quarter 4, 2021 – Quarter 1, 2022
Conduct research to determine current and future skills gaps in target areas relating to higher education, employment, and entrepreneurship.
 
Quarter 1 – 4, 2022
Identify candidates for FLIGHT scholarships on a merit cum means basis and rollout of training programme.
 
January 2022   
Onboarding of 500 girls from six colleges and technical institutes in Maharashtra.
 
October 2022
Onboarding of 250 girls from six colleges and technical institutes in Maharashtra.
 
Quarter 1 – 4, 2022
Train girls and their parents on gender issues using behavioural change communication tools.
Detailed orientation and aptitude testing of young women.
Ongoing counselling related to selected career streams.
General skills training for all career streams such as professional skills, soft skills and life skills.
 
Quarter 3 – 4, 2022
Organise and attend job fairs/career melas.
 
Quarter 3 – 4, 2022
Create supportive networks of young women graduates.
 
Quarter 3 – 4, 2022
Organise exposure visits to relevant companies, along with dedicated sessions by experts and corporate mentors.
 
Quarter 4, 2022
Introduce young women graduates as role models, to support mobilisation efforts and reduce drop-out rates.