This training program improves working opportunities of the peoples living in the airport area of influence (Puembo, Pifo, Tababela, Yaruqui, Checa and El Quinche) by providing knowledge and improving their management and self-management abilities.

Key facts:

  • Basic English training program focused on conversation: 1119 participants. 
  • Creation of three community service enterprises: SERVILIMP (interior cleaning services), PIMIENTA GOURMET (catering services for the workers), and GREPCOMAO (maintenance and cleaning services).


Curious facts:

  • Quiport volunteers evaluate the participants’ English proficiency. 
  • The teachers in this program are inhabitants of the area, thereby increasing local employment.