German-Columbian transfer programme completed.

In November 2011 a three year transfer programme between GIZ (former InWEnt) und Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje (SENA) was completed in a two-days nationwide conference in Bogotá, Columbia. Subject of the cooperation was the transfer of technologies and didactical know how in the

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Inauguration of projekt "BBS Futur"

What are characteristic features of sustainable vocational schools or training centres?  Which principles of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) have to be considered?  These and other questions have been discussed in a teacher training on 16 May 2011 in Hannover, Germany. The event

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CBT successfully introduced in MENA-Region

Since June 2011 the  Computer Based Training (CBT) „Environmental protection an efficient use of resources in TVET" is available in Arabic language. The CBT has been developed on behalf of Gesellschaft für Internatinale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) by Institute for Sustainable TVET &

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Lecture at National Skills Conference in Johannesburg

"International Perspective on Skills Development and the Green Economy" - this was the topic of a speech Dr Klaus-Dieter Mertineit delivered on 4 October 2011 to around. 1,000 attendees in the National Skills Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. Dr. Mertineit emphasized: For a sustainable

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