Last updated: 15/3/2024

Basic Information

Country
Geographic area
Institutions and agencies involved
Population group
Youth

Programme Details

Programme objectives

The program aims to provide on-the-job training opportunities for young people aged 18 to 29 years who neither work nor study. Among the objectives of the program are promoting the social and productive inclusion of young people, reducing unemployment and including the private sector in social responsibility activities for the productive development of young people.

Programme components
i) Training in the workplace: Once the young people are registered in the programme and matched with a training offer, schedules and activities to be performed at the Work Center are defined for a maximum period of 12 months. During this time they receive a monthly scholarship and medical insurance.
Conditionalities (if any)
Signature of letter of commitment, provide reliable information required by the STPS and compliance with schedules and training activities. Sanctions: Suspension or withdrawal of the program when the Work Center considers that there was a justified cause that deserves it.

Targeting and eligiblity

Eligibility reassessment (if any)
Exit strategies or criteria: Participants can be suspended when they are incorporated into a Work Centre or they are unable to continue with the job training. They can also be removed from the program when they give false information or the participant maintains an inappropriate behaviour.

Coverage and other information

Legal Framework
Diario Oficial de la Federación (DOF): 01/10/2019 Guidelines for the operation of the Youth Building the Future Programme; DOF: 28/09/2019 Guidelines for the operation of the Youth Building the Future Programme; DOF: 23/12/2020 RULES for the operation of the Youth Building the Future Programme.
References
ECLAC n.d. “Youth building the future (Jóvenes construyendo el futuro)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Labour and Productive Inclusion Programmes Database website. Accessed 09 February 2024. Available at: https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=171. Official Journal of the Federation (Diario Oficial de la Federación). "DOF: 01/10/2019: LINEAMIENTOS para la operación del Programa Jóvenes Construyendo el Futuro". Accessed 09 February 2024. Available at: https://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5547857&fecha=10/01/2019#gsc.tab=0. Official Journal of the Federation (Diario Oficial de la Federación). "DOF: 23/12/2020 REGLAS de Operación del Programa Jóvenes Construyendo el Futuro.". Accessed 09 February 2024. Available at: https://www.dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5608583&fecha=23/12/2020#gsc.tab=0.