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Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET)

Ho Technical University Will House TVET HQ

Professor Ben Hoenyenugah, the Vice Chancellor of the Ho Technical University (HTU), has described the University as the "headquarters" of Technical Vocational Education and...
Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET)

Dr Agbeko calls for TVET review to tackle unemployment

Dr Daniel Agbeko, the Director of Research and Consultancy at Dominion University, has called for the review of the Technical and Vocational Education and...
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Technical Universities reform targets is reliant on Capacity Building

Professor Kwasi Yankah, the Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, has called on technical universities to build their capacities to ensure the...
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Stakeholders debate over TVET in attempt to cut gender stereotyping

Ms Barbara Asher Ayisi, the Deputy Minister of Education in charge of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), says girls were underrepresented in...
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TVET will be Ghana’s Lifeline to Development

Mrs Lydia Duvor, the Manager of the New Century Career Training Institute (NCCTI) at Dansoman, has described Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)...
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TVET Manager Says His Outfit is a Unit for Economic Development

Mrs Lydia Duvor, the Institute Manager of the New Century Career Training Institute (NCCTI) at Dansoman in Accra, has described Technical and Vocational Education...
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TVET needs more resources to function effectively

The government has been urged to commit more resources into Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) to help check the rising youth unemployment. Mr....
Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister of Education

Ghana’s economy will see improvement through TVET

The Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET), has the potential to lift Ghana out of its economic difficulties and setting it on the path...
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Trained Youth To Gain Employment Under NYA

The National Youth Authority (NYA) would by the end of next year pay for the training of ten thousand youth in the western region...
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Dr. Opoku Prempeh Swears in TVET’s Governing Council

Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, has inaugurated a newly constituted 15-member Governing Council for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training...
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Free SHS: More Funds Awaiting Release on Total Enrollment Figure

Government would release the rest of the funds for the free Senior High School policy programme after the heads of the Senior High Schools...

Stakeholders encouraged to empower TVET with skills development

Professor Sylvester Achio, the Interim Vice Chancellor of the Accra Technical University has called on stakeholders of the Technical and Vocational Education and Training...

Director of Education urges students to venture into entrepreneurship

Dr Peter Attafuah, the Greater Accra Regional Director of Education, on Thursday urged students of the Accra Technical University (ATU) to be innovative and...

To achieve MDGs isn’t far fetched at all – Alainchar

Mrs Fadimata Alainchar, the Country Director of Plan International Ghana, has observed that of all the West African countries, Ghana is closest to achieving...

Students Educated On Guidance And Development

Four Hundred and twenty-six fresh trainees of the Biriwa Vocational Training and Rehabilitation Institution and some Junior High School students at Biriwa have received...

216 Technical And Vocational Students Graduated

The Executive Director of the National Vocation Training Institute, Mr Stephen Bismark Amponsah has said Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) is vital...
Dr George Afeti, Chairman of the Technical Committee on the Conversion of Polytechnics in Ghana to Technical Universities

Technical Universities Urged To Produce Graduates With Requisite Skills

Their products, he said should make a difference - meet the demands of the market. He said as more...
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Ghanaians Urged To Patronize Technical Education

Released by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the report states that the country’s Gross Intake Rate (GIR) in tertiary education...
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NDC to revamp tertiary education

It would also complete the University of Environment and Sustainable Development at Somanya and its satellite campus at Donkorkrom in the Eastern Region. These are...
COTVET 2014 Skills/Technology Fair Scheduled For Sept 30

Asomani says TVET programme will alleviation poverty

It would also help improve the quality of life for all and also help to achieve sustainable development. ...
COTVET 2014 Skills/Technology Fair Scheduled For Sept 30

COTVET must be made part of Trade Ministry – Consultant

Dr Henry Akplu, a Technical Vocational Education Training (TVET) Consultant also proposed the rename of COTVET as Skills Development Authority (SDA) positioned under...
Wife of Anambra State governor, Chief Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano, Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Dr. Paulinus Ezeokafor, Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Dr. Mrs. Kate Omenugha, Representative of the wife of Anaocha Local Government Area, Mrs. Chioma Ejiofor, and Director of VOTEC centre, Rev. Fr. Francis Michael Enyisiobi at the Commissioning of the Bakery and Knitting Centre of the Saint John?s Vocational and Technical (VOTEC), Neni, Anaocha Local Government Area, Anambra State.

Technical/vocational education reforms necessary to curb unemployment’

He said economic viability and competitiveness depended on quality work force and placement of skills development on the country’s development agenda. ...
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NVTI Boss: technical vocational training needs re-direction

Mr Stephen Amponsah, Executive Director of the National Vocational Training Institute observed that TVET was the bedrock for the formation of Small Medium Enterprises...
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Youth unemployment is a great worry to me – Mrs Quartey

She said when TVET was given the needed attention most of the youth who could not continue their education would acquire skills to empower...
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Educationist says TVET has features for viable growth

She said TVET provided the skills, knowledge and attitudes that prepared individuals for self-employment and ensured continued replacement of industrial and technological manpower. ...
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Technical Universities Charged To Strictly Focus On Sciences, Technology

According to President Mahama, the conversion of the polytechnics into fully-fledged technical universities is to provide at least one public university in the 10...
COTVET 2014 Skills/Technology Fair Scheduled For Sept 30

Mahama cuts sod for 13 TVET facilities

This is in consonance with Government's ongoing efforts to expand equitable access and improve the quality of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)...
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Frimpong Boateng Advocates For Funding For TVET

Prof Kwabena Frimpong Boateng explained the resources should rather be channeled into Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). According to him, Ghana should learn...

Exhibition showcases TVET, space science & technology in Africa

Parallel to the 1st Specialized Technical Committee Meeting on Education Science and Technology (STC-EST), AU has organized the exhibition from 27 to 30 Oct,...
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Africa ministers call for skills-based education to tackle unemployment

At a TVET high level meeting in Kigali, the ministers said prioritising technical and vocational training will bridge skill gap. Oley...