Training for TVET professionals from Myanmar

At invitation of GIZ 15 TVET experts from Myanmar participate in the International Leadership Training (ILT) for TVET Professionals provided by Otto-von Guericke University Magdeburg. The ILT - lasting from 10 April to 12 December 2015 - offers highly qualified and motivated TVET professionals

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Botswanan delegation in Germany

Within a 10-days study tour on “Cooperation and Networking in TVET – Best Practices”  a delegation from the Republic of Botswana visited Germany from 22 November to 2 December 2015. The delegation consisted of 14 TVET experts from the TVET Department at the Ministry of Education and Skills

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Education for Sustainable Development in Lower Saxony

What strategic challenges have to be faced after the UN-decade “education for sustainable development”, what are the relevant goals for the near future and how can they be jointly achieved? These were the focal questions of the conference “education for sustainable development in Lower

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Appraisal mission in Viet Nam successfully accomplished

In the Government Negotiations on 28 May 2015, the Vietnamese and German Governments confirmed the commitment for a follow-up phase of the “Programme Reform of TVET in Viet Nam”. In preparation for the implementation of this commitment, a technical cooperation appraisal mission –

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4th BBS futur 2.0 conference in Luneburg

According to the motto "No TVET for Sustainable Development without Business" the fourth BBS futur 2.0 conferencetook place at Leuphana University Luneburg on 29 September 2015. As in the previous events Dr. Klaus-Dieter Mertineit facilitated a workshop on "sustainable TVET college

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Vietnamese TVET experts visited Germany

At an invitation of GIZ an 18-member delegation of Vietnamese TVET experts came to Germany for a study tour focusing on selected issues of “Green TVET” from 5 to 14 May 2015. In the study tour, prepared and facilitated by Dr. Klaus-Dieter Mertineit, insights into German approaches to

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New publication on "Greening TVET Institutions"

In cooperation with Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Human Capacity Development (HCD) for Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET), in April 2015 a guideline on sustainable development of TVET institutions was published. The guideline is called

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School programme development at BBS 2 Leer

Since spring 2015 Dr. Klaus-Dieter Mertineit supports the Vocational College 2 Leer in developing a school programme. In order to coordinate the interests of the college's departments and to develop the programme an expert team was established representing the college's principal as well as teachers

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Greening TVET Institutions: From Project to Structure!

Potentials as well as challenges of a sustainable organizational development of TVET institutions were topic of a conference on TVET for sustainable development on 17/18 March 2015 in Osnabruck, organized by BIBB (Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training) and DBU

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