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STEP Represented at EU Day’s Event

Skills and Technical Education Programme -STEP staff attended this year’s Europe Day. The EU delegation in Malawi invited staff from STEP to set up an information booth at the EU Day event in Lilongwe on May 9th. STEP was one of several projects funded by the EU that had a

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Creating Ngwazi Zazikazi Through TEVET

Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development Mr. Joseph Mwandidya is in Nairobi, Kenya attending a Pan African High-Level Conference on Education (PACE). This year’s conference provides an opportunity to share progress, success stories, challenges and lessons learned by Member States thus far and to

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Promoting Inclusive Education

Building on the findings of the Situational Analysis on the Status of Sexual and Reproductive Health of Students and Gender-Based Violence in Technical and Vocational Colleges in Malawi and the Gender and Inclusion Study, STEP is working with the Department of Technical and Vocational Education and Training to develop a

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Putting an end to “Half-Baked” Technicians

Technical College Principals have agreed to work on building productive relationship with the industry in order for their institutions to be training skilled workforce corresponding to industry needs. This has been established through a peer-to-peer visit that STEP has been facilitating and supporting in three regions of the country –

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TEVET Principals Benefit from Peer-to-Peer Learning

Principals of Community Technical Colleges and Community Skills Development Centres were able to visit their counterparts in other institutions and share best practices as a result of an exercise supported by STEP. The peer-to-peer learning experience was the brain-child of Mr. Todini Marecha who leads Component 3 of the UNESCO

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