Background

Palestine Education for Employment (PEFE), established in 2009, is an affiliate of Education for Employment (EFE Global- US), EFE Europe and six other NGO’s in Egypt, Jordan, Yemen, Tunisia, Morocco, and Saudi Arabia as well as a representative office in Dubai. The PEFE network shares a common vision of empowering unemployed university and technical college graduates with the skills and opportunities they need to build careers that ensure a brighter future for them and satisfy the employment needs of the organizations they are employed in.

Mission
To create job opportunities for unemployed youth in Palestine by providing world-class professional and technical training that leads directly to career-building jobs.

Vision
Our vision is a future in which all young people have the chance to reach their full potential through satisfying careers that enable them to contribute positively to their societies and their world.

Approach

  • Invite business leaders to identify job skills in short supply
  • Jointly tailor training programs to meet employer needs
  • Obtain commitments from employers to hire unemployed graduates who complete PEFE’s training programs.