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Mr Alan Walsch

VET policy provides enhance employment opportunities in Ghana- BEA

The Bilateral European Agencies (BEA) has rolled-out measures to implement the Vocational, Education and Training (VET) toolbox, a new international facility to provide the...
Netherlands Support

Ghanaians to train in Technical and Vocational Skills in Netherlands

More than eighty Ghanaian individuals would, this year, benefit from the Dutch Government’s “Orange Knowledge Programme” formerly the “Netherlands Scholarship Programme” to support needy...

Ghana advised to put much emphasis on technical and vocational teachings

Madam Esther Naa Ankrah, the Head of Training of the Success Skills Professional Institute has called on government to place value on Technical and...
Youth Empowerment

CSIR trains youth in Ellembele

Mr Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah, the Member of Parliament for the Ellembele Constituency in the Western Region, has said providing vocational and technical skills...
Ghana's new president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo (Front) takes the oath of office during the swearing-in ceremony in Accra, capital of Ghana, on Jan. 7, 2017. Ghana's new president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo took the oath of office on Saturday. (Xinhua/Shi Song)

AOGC Launches Today At Regional Maritime University

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on Tuesday, November 7, launch the Accelerated Oil and Gas Capacity (AOGC) Programme at the Regional Maritime University,...

Unhappy Parents Storm Education Ministry

Some disgruntled parents and guardians on Tuesday besieged the premises of the Education Ministry to express their frustration over the non-placement of their wards...

Home Economics Students Association Of UEW Crowns Miss HESA 2017

Miss Patience Amissah, President of the University of Education Winneba (UEW) Home Economics Students Association (HESA) has called on stakeholders to come on board...
Korle Bu Teaching Hospital

Massage Therapy Profession Needs Regulatory Body – Dr Buckle

Dr Gilbert Buckle, Chief Executive Officer of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, has called for the setting up of a regulatory body for the...
SMEs

Namibia to increase vocational trainers to 25,000 by 2020

Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, who spoke during the ongoing National Skills Competition for Vocational Education and Training in Windhoek, said there is significant skill gaps that limit...

Chief Ask Ghanaians to Put Tech, Vocational Education First

Ghana should place greater emphasis on technical and vocational training in order to accelerate development and significantly bring down youth unemployment confronting it, Osagyefo...
exam

Technical and vocational education needs a separate ministry

This, it indicated, was necessary to assist develop a more coherent national policy and programs to significantly raise the quality of technical and vocational...
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. ...
Ugandan

Twenty Ugandan trainees leave for China for vocational training

The trainees drawn from different specialties in the Municipal Council located 40km south of the capital Kampala will gain skills in fish farming, information...

Ghana Secondary Technical School in deplorable state

He said bed bugs had infested the dormitories of the school, giving students sleepless nights and uncongenial atmosphere for quality academic work. Mr. Adams said...

Blame graduate unemployment on knowledge based education – UCC students

Students of the University of Cape Coast have blamed the increased level of graduate unemployment on the strictly knowledge based education system that is...

Are we having a fair system to awards hardworking teachers?

Preamble Madam Benedicta Naana Biney, a former Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES) during the 19th National Best Teacher Awards in 2013 at...
education

Achieving quality education through free education

The content and relevance of the policy of free education is still being argued in Ghana. There are speckled schools of thought on this...
unemployment

How we can create employment for the youth and raise education standards

The international labour organization (ILO) refers to youth unemployment as the share of the labour force within ages 15-24 without work but available for...
UNIVERSITY

Technical and Vocational Institutions are poorly equipped – Lecturer

Rev. Kwesi Nkum Wilson, a Senior Lecturer of the Department of Psychology and Education, University of Education Winneba (UEW), has said it...

Vocational Project Aims At Job Placement to

Minister Nsengimana (R) interacts with TVET trainees. (Emmanuel Ntirenganya) The Minister of State in charge of TVET, Albert Nsengiyumva, said this last Friday following...

British Airways pays visit to mother of all nations foundation

Mr. Olaf Schrems (corporate account manager with British Airways, Frankfurt Germany), and a football manager of junior teams department of the "TSV Kreuzwertheim" sporting...

Graduates advised to make good use of ICT

Professor George Benneh, a former Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Ghana, has advised unemployed graduates to take advantage of Information Communication...

Angela Merkel promised to help Ghana end dumsor sumsor

President John Mahama has appealed to Germany to help Ghana strengthen its technical and vocational education system so as to produce more middle-level skilled...
Youth Apprenticeship Programme(YAP) strenthened

Prioritise vocational institutions

A Deputy National Secretary of the Public Service Workers Union (PSWU) has called for radical shift towards vocational and technical education, saying, this is...
Sherry Ayitey

KOICA promotes cultural cooperation in Ghana

Madam Hanny-Sherry Ayitey, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, has commended Korea for the important role the country is playing in the Ghanaian economy. She said...
Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors of Ghana

ABCECG Organize Training Programme For Artisans

One hundred and thirty-five artisans drawn from the 13 districts in Upper East Region, are undergoing a five- day training Programme in Bolgatanga to...
Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors of Ghana

Training Programme Underway For 35 Artisans

One hundred and thirty-five Artisans from 13 Districts of the Upper East Region are undergoing a-five day training programme in Bolgatanga. The programme is being...
tapping knowledge

Hope For Fashion,Vocational Sector

Considering the modern trend of marketing and trading, it is an unarguable fact that the indigenous fashion designers are not on the right track...
Prof James Epoke VE UNICAL

107 Students Expelled Over Fake Certificates

The University of Calabar (UNICAL), has expelled 107 students for using fake credentials to gain admission into the institution between 2009 and 2012. The Vice...