ECERDC has adopted a multi-prong approach that sweeps across all segments of the local population to ensure sustainable socio-economic development of the Region
Several human capital development programmes – each addressing specific needs of the Region are being implemented to ensure that the rakyat is not left out of the social-economic development that is bringing new prosperity to ECER.
Agropolitan is an integrated poverty eradication initiative based on the agriculture platform.
ECER focuses on community empowerment via academic and skills training programmes.
entrepreneur ECER targets entrepreneurs who wish to grow their business through several initiatives with strategic partners.
ECER Talent Enhancement Programme (ETEP)
ETEP develops strategic partnerships with investors and industries to train local workforce so as to enhance their employability.
Terminal Jahitan and Boat Building and Repairs Centre (BBRC)
ECERDC is collaborating with GIATMARA, to enhance employment opportunities among youths in Mersing.
Suri@Home is a socio-economic development programme designed for women in ECER.
TERAJU@ECER is a collaborative programme with TERAJU, a unit in Prime Minister Department, entrusted to lead, drive and coordinate the implementation of Bumiputera Economic Empowerment Agenda in ECER.