Category Archives: Press Release

DIT develops Web-based Application for handling grievances in all EASTRIP Regional Flagship TVET Institutes

 By Godwin Bonge Muhwezi A group of undergraduate students of Computer Engineering at Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) in Tanzania have developed a web-based application for handling complaints and grievances that will be replicated in all 16 Regional Flagship TVET Institutes (RFTIs) in Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania. The initiative is supported by the […]

Technical and vocational colleges in East Africa hailed for supporting regional integration

Arusha, Tanzania, 22nd November 2022 – Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Institutes in East Africa have hailed for supporting regional integration through mutual recognition of TVET Programmes. Through the World Bank-funded East African Skills for Transformation Project (EASTRIP), a total of 235 existing TVET qualifications were adopted for mutual recognition among countries implementing  […]

The Arusha Technical College Acting Rector Dr. Musa Chacha (3rd left) and CRJE (East Africa LTD Chairman (2nd right) display contracts documents after the signing exercise
IUCEA holds sensitisation workshop on Regional TVET Qualifications Framework

By Godwin Bonge Muhwezi On 23rd May 2022 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Permanent and Principal Secretaries from the Ministries responsible for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania signed a communique adopting the Regional TVET Qualifications Framework for the 3 countries. Consequently, IUCEA, the EASTRIP Regional Facilitation Unit organised […]

Industry liaison and monitoring and evaluation specialists enhance their skills in data analysis and industry partnerships

By Godwin Bonge Muhwezi As part of the capacity building efforts for Regional Flagship TVET Institutes (16), the Inter-University Council for East African, the EASTRIP Regional Facilitation Unit, held a capacity building workshop for Industry Liaison Officers and Monitoring and Evaluation Specialists. The training took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and it involved trainees from […]