RWANGA FORAS INTERNATIONAL JOB FAIR 2018
A platform which operates all over Iraq that brings together different resources, opportunities and initiatives for everyone, mainly youth and university graduates, who are eager to learn, work and develop but do not know where to start. In Iraq, the Foras project started in 2013 funded by the USAID and implemented by FHI360 until the end of 2015. and since Jan 2016 the project handed to Rwanga Foundation under the name of Rwanga Foras .
The Rwanga Foras International Job Fair 2018 is a unique networking opportunity for employers and recruiters from various sectors including private, public, profitable and non-profit local & international organizations to gather under one roof to meet and communicate with prospective job seekers.
During the Job Fair 119 employers were present in the Job Fair and 15,832 jobseekers attended the two-day event. The employers included Local and International Private Companies, Non- Governmental Organizations both National & International, and reputed Educational Universities.
Overall 31 Sponsors participated for this event, Our Sponsors consisted of Alhayat company (PEPSI) as the Diamond Sponsor; (FASTLINK, MELLAT HOLDING, HOLAND BAZAR, MOONLINE, HYUNDAY, KAR GROUP) as the Platinum Sponsors; (KURDNEFT, AVESTA, ERBIL INTERNATIONAL HOTEL, DANA GAS, ANDAZIARY RANG, HIGEN, MRF GROUP, RASAN GROUP, GEG REKLAM, CRECENT PERTROLEUM) as the Gold Sponsors; (AD MEDIA, DARIN GROUP, MINAS, HIWA HOLDING, LC WAIKIKI, PIRMAM, HAWKARI GROUP, VANA, BAHCECI, VIEW MARKET, CIRLCE DISPLAYS, TEAMMART, GORAN GROUP, LAFARGE) as the Silver Sponsors; ( RUDAW MEDIA NETWORK, KURDISTAN 24, SPEDA, WAAR TV, BABYLON FM, BABYLON MEDIA, DWAROZH, BUSINESS MAGAZINE, EMPIRE CINEMAS, ENLIGHTORS, KURDMAX, M-RADIO, METROGRAPHY, MIX RADIO, NET TV, RADIO TAXI, DESIGN OUT BOX) as media partners; 58 Standard Participants, 21 INGOs / NGOs and 9 Universities.
Moreover, 140 volunteers were part of organizing the event.
1421 vacancies were announced from the employers, and 24,283 CVs were submitted from the jobseekers.