Sustainability Forum at the
BBS 3 Hanover

On 27 February 2020 about 30 teachers (mainly team leaders) from almost all departments of BBS 3 in the Hannover region met in the Sustainability Forum. Experiences in the consideration of sustainability aspects in teaching were presented and evaluated, and perspectives for further joint action to

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ANLIN: Guide published by Chemie³

On 13 December 2019, the guideline "Training promotes sustainability in companies in the chemical industry" was published under the umbrella of Chemie³, the sustainability initiative of the chemical industry. The guideline – written by Dr. Klaus-Dieter Mertineit – is essentially

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Sustainability as a joint learning process

An interview with Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit entitled "Sustainable development is a joint learning process" was published in November 2019 in a special issue of the magazine ventuno on vocational education and training. In it he emphasised that Education for Sustainable Development in Vocational 

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Moldova: Greening vocational education and training 2

Following-up the awareness raising and training workshop on Greening TVET implemented on 16 and 17 October 2019, a four-day training workshop on "Further Developing the Concept on Greening (dual) VET" was conducting from 26 to 29 November 2019 in Chisinau, Republic of

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Greening TVET

Viet Nam: Brochure on Greening TVET published

Greening TVET is the title of an awareness-raising booklet explaining basic concepts and understandings about Greening TVET. It has been developed with the assistance of Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit, who contributed as co-author and co-editor to the creation of the brochure.

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Vocational Training Network successfully launched

From 1 to 3 November 2019, the first network meeting of the European Network for Vocational Education and Training "Digitally Supported and Sustainable Centres of Excellence in Vocational Education and Training in Europe (DUNE-BB_EU)" took place at the BBS I Uelzen. The event was attended 

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Moldova: Greening vocational education and training

On 16 and 17 October 2019, a two-day workshop on greening vocational education and training (VET) was held in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. The workshop, which was designed and technically supervised by Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit, was attended by 35 representatives of ministries and 

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Appraisal mission in the Palestinian Territories

From 18 to 17 September 2019, Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit travelled to Ramallah, Palestinian Territories, as a technical expert and head of a three-member mission team to examine a new project in the field of vocational training on behalf of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale

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Brief Assessment for TVET Programme in Palestine

Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) is a key focus area of the German development cooperation with the Palestinian Authority. On behalf of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit participated in a fact finding

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