Vocational Training and Occupation

Guidelines

  • Upddated KfW-Guideline: Innovative approaches to promoting vocational training and employment by FC (2017, KfW)
  • Innovative Alliances for TVET, concept paper (2013, BMZ)
  • GIZ guideline on TVET financing (2012, GIZ)
  • BMZ policy paper: Vocational training in development cooperation (2012, BMZ)
  • Guideline for the planning and implementation of the project “promotion of youth employment and prevention of violence”, integrated approach (in coop. with FAKT, 2011, KfW)
  • Concept paper on partnership programme for vocational training (2011, BMZ)
  • Guideline for criteria-based promotion of TVET institutes, Vietnam (2010, GTZ)
  • Assessment guideline for financial cooperation projects in the sector of TVET, international (2009, KfW)
  • Development of criteria for the evaluation and design of TVET competence centres, Kosovo (2009, GTZ)
  • KfW-Guideline: Innovative approaches to promoting vocational training and employment. Guideline for the design of German Financial Cooperation projects (2008, KfW)
  • Approaches to vocational training in the informal sector, draft GTZ guideline (2003, GTZ)
     

Implementation of projects

  • TVET Voucher Project Ghana, € 12.5 Mio (2015-2018, KfW)
  • Consulting Services for the Implementation of the Education Programme by the Ministry for Higher Education, Palestinian Territories, € 1.6 Mio (in coop. with GOPA, 2017-2020, KfW)
  • Ghana Skills Development Initiative, € 6,4 Mio (in coop. with GFA, 2012-2018, GIZ)
  • Promotion of TVET Institutes in Rwanda, € 4.5 Mio (in coop. with GOPA, 2014-2018, KfW)
  • Support of the ITC Sinde in, Myanamar, € 4 Mio (in coop. with GOPA, 2015-2017, KfW)
  • ATVET (Vocational Training and Qualification in Agriculture) Project Ethiopia, € 2.1 Mio (in coop. with Ambero, IAK; 2015-2017, GIZ)
  • VTP 2008 – Programme for the promotion of vocational training institutes in Vietnam, € 12.5 Mio (2014-2016, KfW)
  • VTP 2010 - Promotion of the Centre of Excellence LILAMA 2, Vietnam, € 14 Mio (2014-2017, KfW)
  • Vocational training for waste water technicians in Vietnam (in coop. with GOPA, 2013-2017, GIZ)
  • Vietnamese-German vocational training centre in Hai Phong (in coop. with EBG, GFA, 2012-2015, GIZ)
  • TVET investment programme Ethiopia, € 14.0 Mio, 60 funded institutions (in coop. with WEM, 2004-2009, KfW)
  • Development and introduction of a nationwide web portal for vocational training institutes supported by the investment programme vocational training (BTVET) Uganda (in coop. with GET/ICON, 2007-2010, KfW)
  • BPO vocational training loans and funds, South Africa (€ 0,6 Mio; 2006-2009, KfW)
  • Further training of multipliers of the Ethiopian vocational training sector (in coop. with InWEnt, 2008, GTZ)
     

Feasibility studies, design and evaluation of projects

  • Fact Finding and Feasibility Study on Kenya German Centers of Excellence for Cooperative Training (2016-2017, KfW)
  • Feasibilty Study on a VET Challenge Fund for Lao PDR (2016-2017, KfW)
  • Feasibility Study on a Financing Facility for Cooperative Training in Vietnam (2016-2017, KfW)
  • Feasibility Study on Extension of the Lao German Technical College (2017, KfW)
  • Study on "Fast Track Skills Assessments" in Myanmar (2015, GIZ)
  • Feasibility study for the TVET reform programme, several components in Myanmar (2014-2015, KfW)
  • Pre-Feasibility study on a centre of excellence for green TVET, Vietnam (2013-2014, KfW)
  • Study on the recruitment of skilled workers by other countries, Asia (2013, GIZ/BMWi)
  • Study on the participation of the private sector in vocational training in Sri Lanka, (2013, GIZ)
  • Technical and vocational education and training programme, Joint FC & TC feasibility study, Rwanda (2012, KfW)
  • Study on an innovative pilot project of vocational training in cooperation with the German private sector, several countries (2012-2013, GIZ)
  • Conceptual development of an environmental competence of excellence in Kosovo (2011, GIZ)
  • Conceptual development of a youth meeting centre Kosovo (2011, GIZ)
  • Feasibility study on a voucher programme for vocational training in Ghana (2011, BMZ)
  • Feasibility study on the promotion of an international centre of excellence for vocational training in Vietnam (2010-11, GTZ)
  • Promotion of vocational training institutes, sectoral study and programme design, Laos (2010, KfW)
  • Project assessment on TVET partnership project “We Can”, Philippines (2010, Sequa)
  • Reform of vocational education and further training in Kosovo, project progress review (2009, GTZ)
  • Promotion of centres of excellence against the background of the vocational training reform, Kosovo, project appraisal (2009, GTZ)
  • Pilot projects vocational training in in the informal sector, Mtwara and Lindi, project preparation, Tanzania (2009, ILO)
  • Development of management expertise, proposal for a new component within the programme of private sector promotion, Azerbaijan (2008, GTZ)
  • Programme Vocational Training 2008, Vietnam, project appraisal and elaboration of a joint programme proposal (2008, GTZ/KfW)
  • Conceptual design of a centre of excellence, Vietnam, fact finding mission and project design (2007, GTZ)
  • TVET promotion in Vietnam, project design (2007, KfW)

Expert advisory and other types of report

  • Architectural Consulting for MoE in restructuring and extending diverse TVET instiutions, Myanmar (2017, KfW)
  • Market-oriented quality and sustainability criteria for the value chain of the food sector in the Philippines (2012, Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry, AFOS Stiftung)
  • Vocational Training Programme Vietnam: Development plans for 5 TVET institutes (in coop. with GET/ICON, 2010/2011, GTZ/KfW)
  • Organisational development: SMEDD Montenegro (2010/2011, GIZ)
  • Concept paper for the foundation of centres of excellence for TVET in Vietnam (2010, GTZ)
  • Teacher training concepts Montenegro: electrical engineering / electronics, building industry, tourism (2010, GTZ)
  • Cost-Benefit-Analysis of vocational training, presented by the example of initial operational training, Georgia (2010, GTZ)
  • Cost of vocational training, study, Georgia (2010, GTZ)
  • Criteria-based analysis of TVET institutes, Vietnam (2008-2010, GTZ)
  • Policy advisory for development of TVET strategy, Vietnam (2009, GTZ)
  • Stakeholder workshop for the financing of vocational training in Vietnam (2009, GTZ)
  • Participation of the private sector in vocational training in Vietnam, sector study (2009, GTZ)
  • Development of job profiles for the building industry, Kosovo (2009, GTZ)
  • Evaluation of 20 project proposals for the promotion of TVET institutes on the basis of selection criteria, Vietnam (2008/2009, GTZ)
  • QM/ISO-certifications of TVET providers on the basis of quality standards, Ethiopia (2008, GTZ)
  • Cost calculation for the building of a school in Yemen, study (in coop. with GET/ICON, 2007-2008, KfW)
  • Due Diligence Crest Financial Group (Pty) Ltd., South Africa (2008, KfW)