At a ceremony held at the Ministry of Education in Accra today, the
EU-Ghana Pact for Skills: Support to the Transformation of the TVET System initiative was
unveiled. The project aim at empowering Ghana’s workforce through enhanced skills
development and employment opportunities. This is an important step towards addressing the
skills gap and fostering sustainable economic growth in the country.
GIZ Ghana has been awarded by the Commission for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (CTVET), an agency under the ministry of Education as an outstanding Development Partner during the 2021 TVET Awards which was held as part of the Closing Ceremony for the 2021 National Skills Competition and TVET EXPO.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Akenten Appiah-Menka University of Skills Training and Entrepreneurial Development (AAMUSTED) and GIZ Ghana for the continuous cooperation within the Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Component of the Program for Sustainable Economic Development (PSED) which implements the Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI IV).
A day’s conference of Women in Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) has been organized in Accra by the Commission for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (CTVET) in collaboration with GIZ Ghana through the Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI IV, on the theme; “Promoting Inclusive TVET, the Role of Women.”
As part of efforts by the Government of Ghana and its Development Partners, especially the German Development Cooperation, to improve the technical and vocational education and training (TVET) sector, the Commission for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (CTVET) has officially been launched on behalf of the President of the Republic of Ghana H. E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo, by the Education Minister, Dr. Yaw Osei-Adutwum, at the Adako Jachie Campus of the Kumasi Technical University.