How rural young people get essential life skills for work.

23 May 2022
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How rural young people get essential life skills for work.

From no education to earning a living: How rural young people get essential life skills for work.

Africa Educational Trust (AET), Somalia

Overview

Years of drought and conflict has resulted in Somalia being ranked in the five least developed countries in the world on the Human Development Index. 70% of the population is under 30 years old and adult literacy is 37.8% (only 25.8% in women.)

World Skills Report

13 May 2022
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World Skills Report

The Global Apprenticeship Network Namibia (CAN Namibia) had an exhibition stall at the WorldSkills Africa (WSAS20220) event in Swakopmund Namibia from 28-31 March 2022. (WSAS2022) is a three-tier event hosted by WorldSkills Namibia in partnership with WorldSkills International and the African Union. It included a Skills Competition, a Careers Exhibition, and a Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Conference.

Guidelines on implementing work placed learning in Rwanda

10 May 2022
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Guidelines on implementing work placed learning in Rwanda

This document sets out implementation guidelines for the Rwanda Workplace Learning policy adopted in 2015 in respect of Industrial Attachment, Internship, Dual Apprenticeship, Industry Based Training (IBT) and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

It has been developed through a widely consultative process led by the Ministry of Public Service and Labour (MIFOTRA) in collaboration with Ministry of Education and GIZ.

Call for a Wikimedian

10 May 2022
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Call for a Wikimedian

Call for a Wikimedian in Residence to lead the Africa Knowledge Initiative.
As part of its mission “to connect and build the field of narrative change-makers in Africa,” ANF will host a Wikimedian in Residence (WiR) to coordinate a yearlong series of content creation and capacity building activities that will connect Wikimedia communities in the region to ANF’s large network of researchers, journalists, and creators.

Knowlegde Products on Youth Employment Services: YouMatch

19 Jan 2022
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Knowlegde Products on Youth Employment Services: YouMatch

These knowledge products are a collection of guidelines, case studies, toolkits and policy papers on the topic of Employment Services for youth.   

YouMatch is a global initiative implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) -improved during the project implementation phase from between 2016 to 2021 employment services through an interregional dialogue between practitioners.

The Ultimate Guide to Job Fairs

08 Dec 2021
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The Ultimate Guide to Job Fairs

This is a collection of handbooks for TVET managers to guide the organising, hosting and evaluation of successful on-site and virtual job fairs in Africa. 

A TVET Job Fair is an event where demand meets supply; information on labour market opportunities and information about the available workforce is exchanged. Also commonly referred to as a Career Day, Job Expo, Career Fair or Career Expo, Job Fairs are usually a single-day event held once to several times a year and typically take place at TVET premises.