Yarani Professional Training School

Yarani offers women and girls basic education, livelihood training and accredited vocational training, alongside mentoring, business and life skills.

Yarani Professional Training School offers women and girls basic education, livelihood training and accredited vocational training, alongside mentoring and life skills in Abidjan.

Our local partner, Yarani Professional Training School, is the only vocational training provider in Abobo, the most populous area in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The school is committed to promoting the education, training and professional development of women. It has implemented practical programmes in the hotel industry and teaches business management to empower them.

Yarani prepares young women from Côte d’Ivoire for vocational training diplomas in cooking and hospitality. Committed to improving women’s prospects, the school offers women and girls basic education, livelihood training and accredited vocational training, alongside mentoring, business and life skills, specialising in literacy courses and hospitality programmes.

  • Project focus: business skills, vocational training, mentoring, livelihood training
  • Year we started working with Yarani: 2018
  • Women directly impacted: 2,248

What your donations can do

£28 a month can cover boarding fees for one student.

£300 can cover the fees for a year of hospitality training.

£450 can cover the two-year fee for a baking course.