The Social and economic empowerment program implemented within the framework of the present action plan focuses on the promotion of various activities which help in regenerating local communities while providing marginalized women, youths, and indigenous people with opportunities for self-reliance and therefore the promotion of cost-effective initiatives for poverty alleviation. Specific projects implemented within the framework of this program include:
Intensive Vocational training: This project trains a minimum of 450 women and youths per annum and assists a minimum of 50 you look after them to line up micro-enterprises after the training received. SLAE Foundation has already established two training centers across Cameroon and is functioning on establishing more training units and developing the training programs into full-time vocational schools for the social and economic empowerment of the poor, Orphans, and marginalized women and youths across Cameroon.
Assisting communities through Sustainable Agricultural promotion activities: Within this program, SLAE Foundation focuses on establishing women and youth farming groups that are legalized and registered as Common Initiative Groups (CIGs) and Cooperative Societies. Through these groups, the organization supports them through the supply of targeted training modules on different sorts of environmentally and cost-effective agriculture and also assists these groups in arranging the farms which are closely followed up and evaluated jointly.