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STEP conducts Management Capacity Building for TEVET Providers in Malawi

Skills and Technical Education Programme-STEP organized and conducted a 10-day training workshop for TEVET managers in Dowa district in Malawi.  The Management Capacity Building for TEVET providers was facilitated by UNEVOC, through a number of facilitators from South Africa, Germany, Ghana and Malawi. The training started on 16th August and

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SAY NO MORE TO VIOLENCE VIDEO IS OUT

A music video calling for an end to gender-based violence has been released in Malawi by singer and STEP ambassador Sangie. The video titled “Say No More to Violence” urges people to take a stand and end gender-based violence in various places including technical colleges. Watch the video with English

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STEP TO TRAIN OVER 20 DACUM FACILITATORS

An important step in the development of curricula and qualifications is the use of a technique called DACUM, which stands for “Developing A  Curriculum”, and has been adopted by the Technical, Entrepreneurial, and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TEVETA) as the foundation for the development of competency-based curricula. From 6th to 24th August 2018, the Skills and

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Guidance and Counselling in Secondary Schools

Jean Munro, a specialist with the STEP team, on June 30th, 2018 worked with Domasi College of Education on how best to deliver the Career Guidance module for secondary school teacher trainees. The trainees said that when they were in school, they had never experienced support in selecting a career

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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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