Mohamed Kamoun

Responsible of International activities | ONET/BRCV Sousse

Mohamed Kamoun

Responsible of International activities | ONET/BRCV Sousse

Biography

Responsible of International activities | ONET/BRCV Sousse

Mohamed Kamoun is Euromed youth trainer (Euromed youth unit , ministry of youth and sport Tunisia) since 2003. -Trainer and educational coordinator in the vocationnal training center of electronics in Sousse Tunisia since 1979 . -President of the student club for the culture of entrepreneurship in university cultural center of Sousse in Tunisia that supports students and young people in finding employment and starting their own business in an informal way Since 2003. -Responsible of international activities in ONET/BRCV Sousse organisation . -Project manager in Youth on the empowerment (YOTE) project under the European program Leonardo da vinci . -Panelist in Lisbon forum orgenised by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe about youth policy , democratie and jasmin revolution in Tunisia in 2011. -Facilitator of a workshop on entrepreneurship in the seminar organized by the Salto Euromed youth center and the National Agency of the Youth in Action program Mollina Spain. -Member of the comity of entreprneurship of the region of Sousse Tunisia that aims to support the efforts of the state in employment and entrepreneurship in Tunisia and which includes institutions supporting entrepreneurship ( the Employment Office of Sousse, the space “entreprendre” of the Tunisian agency of employment and self-employment, business center of sousse, business incubator of technopole de Sousse , organization patterns (UTICA) , the Chamber of Commerce and industry , banks that finance the projects of young entrepreneurs , the youth center business leaders … ) . The network’s activities are funded by GIZ (German cooperation) enabled network members to strengthen their capacity in the field of entrepreneurship in the region and coordinating the activities of these institutions to improve efficiency of their activities in the areas of employability and entrepreneurship. -Project manager of several Euromed youth projects financed by the European union about Employement and Entrepreneurship . – Responsible of European Voluntary Service (EVS) projects under Euromed youth program and Erasmus + program

PAPER AND GOOD PRACTICE PRESENTATION

Employment and entrepreneurship: the Tunisian alternative through informal education

1/ the inventory: presentation of the situation of employment and entrepreneurship in Tunisia according to the National Institute of Statistics and presentation of the causes of unemployment, particularly among young people. 2/ The alternative : presentation of the experience of the students club for the culture of entrepreneurship in the capacity building of young people to better cope with the labour market or engage in entrepreneurship in an informal setting and in close collaboration between the associations and the Tunisian university. 3/Discussion with participants and presentation of recommendations.