Youth Learn4Work Event

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
  11 October 2017, All Day Event
  Addis Abeba

Workshop tackling youth unemployment!

• Inspiring speakers from the private sector and field of TVET

• Interactive and practical sessions to learn more about a market-driven approach

•Discussions on the seven steps of Edukans

• Networking with different stakeholders

• Meeting young people who benefit from Edukans Learn4Work projects

Spaces are limited, so please let us know via this email:   

if you would like to secure your place for this event.

Posted By in SEAD
Posted 5 July 2017 at 10:22

SEAD Newsletter -- 3rd Edition -- June 2017

The SEAD project has gained momentum as evidenced by the number of activities that took place in the last two months as well as the upcoming activities. The Labour Market Needs Assessments of the four value chains have revealed valuable information on the formal and non-formal education and training  programs that are needed by the sector as well as research and innovation themes the sector has flagged for the knowledge institutions to work on. The project has supported a national training of career guidance officers from all 392 TVET institutions in Rwanda.

Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 13 January 2017 at 08:54

Jobs at Woord en Daad



Application Deadline: 26th Jan 2017

Woord en Daad connects people throughout the world in their fight against poverty, from a Biblical perspective. In this way, we wish to contribute to sustainable change in the Netherlands and worldwide. Woord en Daad works in the following areas: education, technical and vocational education and training, job placement, inclusive agribusiness development, WASH, and emergency relief. In the Netherlands, Woord en Daad aims to make people, companies and the government aware of their responsibility with regard to poverty worldwide.

Woord en Daad is looking for a senior programme manager (click for more) and a senior MEAL programme officer (click for more) for the five-year programme Employable Youth in Ethiopia (EYE), which is a programme funded by the Addressing Root Causes of Migration (ARC) fund of the Dutch Ministry of

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TVET Expo 2015

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Rwanda
  02 October 2015 to 08 October 2015 - All Day Event
  Gikondo Expo Ground

The Ministry of Education in collaboration with its Development Partners have organized a TVET Week due to take place from October 2, 2015 to October 8, 2015.

The TVET week will comprise a TVET Expo, a regional TVET “Learning from Experience” Symposium, and a Ministerial Conference. The various activities will include field visits, a symposium, and an African Ministerial TVET Conference.

The schedules are as follows:

· TVET Expo from October 2, 2015 to October 8, 2015 at Gikondo Expo Ground;

· Site school visit in Southern and Western Province on October 5, 2015;

· TVET Symposium from October 6, 2015 to October 7, 2015 at Kigali Serena Hotel; and

· African Ministerial TVET Conference on October 8, 2015 at Kigali Serena Hotel.

The purpose of the TVET week is to share experiences from the field with a focus on quality, innovation and employment promotion. And the Ministerial Conference will be a follow up of the decisions made during the 2014 Ministerial Conference in Abidjan in which 28 m

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 24 December 2014 at 08:57

Learn4Work call 4 for concept notes (deadline 5 Feb)

Edukans announces a call for concept notes for Learn4Work, the partnership programme on technical and vocational training (TVET) in Africa. Do you have an idea for a project to improve the accessibility and quality of vocational education in order to fight youth unemployment in developing countries? And do you need support in carrying it out? Apply now!

First thing to do: contact the national coordinator in your country! He or she can help you with developing your idea into a concrete and detailed plan, with finding suitable and capable partners, with filling out the forms, and with submitting your proposal. In short: with all the steps that are necessary to turn your idea into reality. Please make sure to ask for support from the national coordinator on time, well before the expiration of the deadline!

Contact details of the national coordinators.

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