The Learning Expert internship program will provide young leaders with the opportunity to gain real-world experience that complements and enriches their graduate studies while building practical skills and knowledge they can apply throughout their careers.
JW Marriott, 23 June 2022. Concrete Plus for Engineering and Construction and Youth Leaders Foundation ‘YLF” announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership to launch the ‘Learning Expert’ internship program. The goal of this program is to offer current engineering students the chance to apply skills they are learning at universities to a professional setting, helping them to gain experience and develop their leadership skills. The ‘Learning Expert’ summer internship program will be awarded through a competitive application process between engineering students across different universities in Egypt.
The agreement brings together. ‘YLF’ a non-profit organization that provides services to empower the youth by developing their leadership skills, and ‘Concrete Plus for Engineering and Construction,’ a leading player in the construction industry.
Through our Corporate Social Responsibility program, we are able to positively impact our communities, support future engineers, and provide equitable access to work opportunities.
“The ability to participate in a work experience is an increasingly important part of higher education, the best internships are the ones that give opportunities to develop leadership skills.” said Tarek Youssef CEO of Concrete Plus “The program will provide students with real-world experience while building practical skills and knowledge they can apply throughout their careers.”
“YLF has been working on finding and developing potential leaders with the help of the best international assessment tools for five years, and for that reason, I am honored and pleased to announce the partnership of our esteemed partner, our students will be given a chance to work on Concrete Plus current projects in the form of a case study and internships opportunities where our students can get experience from great subject matter experts. We are thrilled to be partnering with Concrete Plus for youth employability and empowerment.” Said Ahmed Fathy CEO and Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
About Concrete Plus
Concrete Plus has been instrumental in the development of major construction projects across the country. Founded in 1998 both Eng. Tarek Youssef and Eng. Hossam Fikry. had the vision to develop the future, based on their considerable previous expertise as executives in prominent construction enterprises in Egypt. Concrete Plus quickly established itself as one of the best companies in the market, with numerous accomplishments and helping transform its vision into a reality.
Youth Leaders Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides focused services to uncover hidden talents to support and strengthen Egypt’s youth.
YLF has been operating for five years, and it has made considerable progress in implementing its expansion plan, which includes building programs focusing on student activities in Egypt and across governorates as well as entrepreneurship initiatives focusing on women in technical and vocational education schools “TVE”. YLF has been successful in attracting youth from diverse backgrounds to play a positive role in the community where they can create a great impact and become the future generation leaders our country needs.
YLF’s three programs are Leadership, Leaders League, and She Leads
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