Vision, Highlight, Going Forward

Vision: To encourage all unskilled and unemployed youths from Delta State to acquire skills that will make them employable youths or to be self-employed with Government support and supervision.

Highlights: Currently, the roles of the Directorate of Youth Development in the actualization of the S.M.A.R.T agenda are to facilitate the success in the attempt by the State Government to mobilize all stakeholders to solving the problem of unskilled and unemployed youths in the state once and for all, and to ensure that this category of youths are taken off the streets to acquire vocational skills that will enable them fend for themselves successfully.

Going Forward: Deltans should be expecting a grassroot mobilization of youths to embrace agriculture. The youths will be sensitized on the need to be self-reliant and the majority of our young graduates will be encouraged to go into agriculture and also function as food processors.