STEM skill development is an important component of employment and poverty reduction. STEM skill development and leadership development can contribute to lifting individuals by improving access to work, increasing productivity, and fostering sustainable economic growth
Skill development can occur in formal, informal, and on-the-job settings. These trainings help individuals become fully and productively engaged in employment opportunities or job creation. The trainings reﬂect the changing demands and opportunities of the community’s economy and labor market.