Peshawar: Pakistan is currently training more than fifteen thousand beauticians that will not be able to find jobs when they graduate. In fact, more than half of the graduates of the whole TVET (Technical Education and Vocational Training) program cannot find jobs after graduation. And it is not because there are no jobs to be had … just not the ones Pakistanis are being trained for.
About Abdul Salam 4 Articles
Abdul Salam worked with the local government to develop an interactive map to explore education outcomes across Pakistan and is currently engaged in teaching ICT skills in FATA. He is a coder with experience in teaching data visualization. While he has collaborated with media, he sees this program as an opportunity to work with journalists to analyze data to better report on different public interest stories.