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ITS takes part in the UNESCO-UNEVOC Regional Forum Africa 17th and 18th of September in Abuja, Nigeria

On the 17th and 18th of September ITS was proud to be part of the UNESCO-UNEVOC Regional Forum Africa- Advancing TVET for Youth Employability and Sustainable Development in Abuja, Nigeria. Amongst UNESCO, other UN staff and other experts in the field, attendees from ITS International Training and Support GmbH were Miss Annette Bauer, ITS Managing Director, and Dr Marc Lucassen, Project Manager Nigeria.

This Regional Forum, organised by UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for technical and vocational education and training (TVET) and hosted by the National Board of Technical Education - Centre of Excellence in Abuja, Nigeria, was part of a sequence of activities aiming to further strengthen global and regional harmonisation for the advancement of TVET transformation through the capacities of UNEVOC's unique global Network of specialised TVET institutions and affiliated partners.


The topics that were discussed were youth and skills and greening TVET through the presentation of evidence-based promising practices. The forum provided the platform to showcase these innovative regional initiatives. Miss Annette Bauer took part in the panel "The role of regional organisations and other partners". As part of this she had the opportunity to introduce ITS and our products to the other participants of the forum. Furthermore, Miss Bauer and Dr. Lucassen upon this occasion had further interesting discussions and exchanges regarding the topics of TVET and greening TVET in West Africa.

Further information you may find in the official conference report: UNESCO-UNEVOC Regional Forum Advancing TVET for Youth Employability and Sustainable Development

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