Mechanic working

The Volvo Group aim to improve bilateral growth in 10 African countries

To promote local economic development in growth markets, The Volvo Group, together with Sida and USAID, introduced vocational training schools for mechanics and operators in 10 African countries in 2014. The project is set to continue for five years and according to Volvo Group, by training local workers who can sell, run and service their products, they can broaden their own market while contributing to sustainable growth in countries the group operates in. The most recent school to be started is in Morocco, with the trainee programmes commencing this year.