Tag Archives: TVET

A Few Sparks Can Light a Prairie Fire: EASTRP Contributes to Regional Integration and Excellence in TVET

By Xiaoyan Liang, Kaboko Nkahiga, Kirill Vasiliev, Annet Kiura, Biruk Gabreyohannes, and Innocent Mulindwa Countries in East Africa, led by Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania, have taken a big step towards regional cooperation in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).  On 24th, May, 2022, education leaders from the three countries signed a communique in Addis […]

Dr.Albert Mmari (Second from left) handing over the balls to the team's mentor, lady Ms Hawa Jeremiah . Looking on is DIT staff member Mr Nelson Vincent (First left) and youths at a ceremony held at DIT main campus.
DIT Mwanza Campus donates leather shoes and footballs to schools in Mwanza and Dar es Salam

By Augustine Mbitila Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) Mwanza Campus in Tanzania has donated 126 pairs of leather school shoes and footballs worth Tshs3 million to primary school pupils to support the government’s free education initiatives. The leather products donated were manufactured by trainees undergoing short and long courses using existing training facilities […]

Dire Dawa Polytechnic conducts short term training on advanced welding for non-project TVET Institutions’ tutors

By Mesay Tilahun One of the objectives of the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Integration Project (EASTRIP) is to provide outreach and support to non-project national TVET institutes to share the benefits of the Project. The Project implementation Unit for the East African Skills for Transformation and Regional Integration Project (EASTRIP) at Dire […]

Project Coordinators and M&E Officers from Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania after the M&E Training.
IUCEA conducts capacity building training for Project Managers, Communication officers and M&E Training

By Godwin Bonge Muhwezi The Inter University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), the EASTRIP Regional Facilitation Unit, organized several capacity-building workshops for Project Coordinators, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Officers, Communication Officers. The capacity building trainings were organized as part of the EASTRIP effort to build knowledge and skills of project implementation staff for effective project […]

Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) with TKNP Council members and Project Implementation team during MOU negotiation meeting. This is an integral part of the institution to institutionalize industry linkages for skills transformation.
Kisumu Polytechnic in partnership with Industry to enhance skills development

By Laura Miranyi The Kisumu National Polytechnic College (TKNP) promotes industry partnerships as an integral part of education. The Organization strives to support and enhance the relevance of collaborations in equipping the youth and adults with skills required for employment, decent work, entrepreneurship, and lifelong learning. In Technical, Vocational, Education and Training (TVET), industry partnerships […]

Curriculum development workshop at KIHBT
KIHBT in Partnership with Industry stakeholders and County governments to develop short program courses in Highways Technology

By Beatrice Njenga The Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT) in partnership with industry stakeholders such and Transport Division, Taita Taveta County and Laikipia County government embarked on review and accreditation of short programs in the Highway Infrastructure Technology. Two workshops on development of Competency Based Curricula of the following six programmes were […]