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Better Education for Better Jobs, One STEP at a Time

August 12, 2015

In a globalized economy, possessing the right set of skills is critical and determines one’s life opportunities and successes. Since 2010, the Skills and Training Enhancement Project (STEP) has helped underprivileged citizens in Bangladesh acquire new skills to improve their job prospects. Through STEP, the Government of Bangladesh has enhanced access and quality of technical education and training, especially for women, and introduced innovative programs such as “Recognition of Prior Learning.” In this video, STEP participants talk about their life struggles and how STEP helped them build a better life for themselves.