Education for Employment Annual Summit 2022

Education for Employment Affiliates and Global Hub Offices from all across Middle East and North Africa, North America, and Europe gather this week in Jordan for EFE's annual EFE Network Summit. This event enables the affiliates, global experts, and pioneers to meet and exchange expertise in the field of youth training and employment.

Supported by Bank of America, the three-day event is being held in the Grand Hyatt Amman Hotel. During the summit, a number of innovative workshops, several teambuilding activities & collaborations will be conducted, allowing the EFE staff and attendees to share their resources and skills and expand their knowledge in education & training, program management, business and partnership development, and several other fields. Aiming to advance the network’s strategy and accelerating youth employment solutions across the region.

EFE is the leading network of non-profit organizations connecting youth in MENA & North Africa to the world of work , in order to build their futures and give back to their communities. EFE has global hub offices in the United States (Washington, DC and New York City), Europe (Madrid), and the UAE (Dubai) which provide assistance, training, expertise, and networks to support the EFE Affiliates operating in Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, Yemen, and Saudi Arabia.

EFE-Jordan’s CEO Ghadeer Khuffash stated “EFE-Jordan is honored to be hosting the annual EFE Summit 2022 this year in Amman. This event opens doors to exchanging and creating new approaches for youth training and employment in the region. This is the essence of the EFE Network’s mission, which we as affiliates are all working towards achieving together.”

EFE-Jordan is a locally registered non-profit organization that leads a national initiative to create job opportunities for unemployed Jordanian youth. EFE-Jordan’s mission is to create economic opportunity for unemployed youth in Jordan by providing targeted market-driven vocational, technical and job-readiness training programs that meet the needs of potential employers