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Ngoma: PLWDs commend vocational skills over social development

Ngoma: PLWDs commend vocational skills over social development

on June 26, 2015, 8:47 am / in Amasomo, English, featured

Persons living with disabilities (PLWDs) on a three months vocational skills training at New Dynamic Arts Business Center ( NDABUC) in Kibungo sector of Ngoma district commended vocational skill saying they will help them achieve sustainable development. This comes as 50 persons with disabilities in Ngoma district are undergoing training in hair dressing, manicure and pedicure to create jobs and […]

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TVET trainees enrollment grow by 90 percent

TVET trainees enrollment grow by 90 percent

on June 25, 2015, 11:23 am / in Amasomo, English, featured

The number of   trainees under the technical and vocational training institutions across the country has grown by 90 percent by end of December, 2014, an outlook that provides optimism for the sector needed to close skills gap. According to  statistics from ministry of education , the numbers of trainers  in Technical and  vocational  training-TVET  institutions increased by 9,131 trainees from […]

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Hydraform building blocks to boost vision for affordable housing

Hydraform building blocks to boost vision for affordable housing

on June 19, 2015, 9:22 am / in Amasomo, English, featured

The use of hydraform building blocks produced by hydraform machines is expected to boost the construction of affordable housing. The hydraform blocks, also known Interlocking Stabilised Soil Blocks (ISSB), are made of a mixture of soil, cement and water. The machines will help the government achieve affordable, decent and durable houses, according to Workforce Development Authority (WDA). The Deputy Director-General […]

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Rwf 60 billion grants to focus on TVET, good governance

Rwf 60 billion grants to focus on TVET, good governance

on June 15, 2015, 4:34 pm / in Amasomo, English, featured

The  government  has received  financing   worth  Rwf 60  billion(€ 69.5 million) in  bilateral agreements  that will   support  good governance, decentralization  and  Technical, Vocational  and Education Training-(TVET). The two agreements   that are in form of grants are financial cooperation worth €38M and technical support worth €31.5 million  that will  go  towards supporting decentralization and good governance, macroeconomic advice on poverty reduction […]

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