Reform Highlights

10,000 people to have short term training courses

April 6, 2012 ISLAMABAD: Over 10,000 people in different parts of Pakistan will have access to short term vocational training courses under a pilot initiative launched here on Friday under TVET Reform Support Programme. The initiative was inaugurated at a ...

Read More »

Formulating National Qualification Framework

ISLAMABAD: The development of a national qualification framework (NQF) for technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutes in Pakistan is one of the important pillars of the National Skills Strategy 2009-13 as well as overall reforms in this sector. ...

Read More »

Feature Stories

Profile Stories

TVET solution to Pakistan’s youth bulge: Jean-Francois Cautain

TVET solution to Pakistan’s youth bulge: Jean-Francois Cautain

Ammar Sheikh LAHORE: Pakistan’s youth bulge is an asset but it also poses a unique challenge for the country, most prominently, its role in socio-economic …

Engaging Private Sector in TVET – Rastgar’s insights on challenges of sector

Engaging Private Sector in TVET – Rastgar’s insights on challenges of sector

Born in Jalandhar, an oldest inhabited major city in the Indian state of Punjab, Rastgar was just two years when his parents moved to Pakistan …

Demand spurs skilled training momentum

Demand spurs skilled training momentum

LAHORE/KARACHI Ishrat Ansari ‘Skills training’ in renewable energy sector in Pakistan is gaining momentum; as the country is now focusing more on alternate means of …

Empowering Women of Baluchistan through Technical and Vocational Education

Empowering Women of Baluchistan through Technical and Vocational Education

Meeting with a group of women hailing from different areas of Balochistan in her office Sana Durrani Chairperson of Balochistan Women Business Association (BWBA) is …

Out with the old, in with the new

Out with the old, in with the new

Ishrat Ansari LAHORE/KARACHI In order to meet the challenges of modern times, technical training and skill development are the most important factors affecting any country’s …

Reform Partners