Youth to Work 2017 project aims to improve employment of young people at the age of 17–29 years in the Northern Savo reagion. Its ambitious objective is to cut by half the youth unemployment in the region by the end of 2017. In addition, the project promotes youth entrepreneurship.
The project has offices in four cities; in Iisalmi, Siilinjärvi, Kuopio and Varkaus. It is managed by the municipality of Siilinjärvi. The network of the project consists widely of the eighteen municipalities, employer organisations, authorities, learning institutions as far as other projects and intermediate labour market operators.
The project reaches yearly at least 2000 companies.
Are you 17–29 years old and seeking for a job related to your degree? Or are you interested in entrepreneurship? If yes, please contact our team!
Panu Hiekkala, project manager, panu.hiekkala(at)nuoretduuniin.fi, 044 740 1167
Pasi Hultunen, project planner, pasi.hultunen(at)nuoretduuniin.fi, 044 740 1168 (Varkaus region)
Jari Parkkonen, project planner, jari.parkkonen(at)nuoretduuniin.fi, 044 740 1177 (Iisalmi region)
Suvi Pesonen, project planner, suvi.pesonen(at)nuoretduuniin.fi, 044 740 1176 (Kuopio region)
Sami Sytelä, project planner, sami.sytela(at)nuoretduuniin.fi, 044 740 1175 (Siilinjärvi region)