Reform Highlights

Renewable Energy Sector to Promote TVET in Pakistan

Islamabad, May 20, 2019: Leading trade and business associations within Energy and Education sector and National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) on Monday launched the Sector Skills Council for Renewable Energy (SSC-RE) to train and produce the skilled workforce ...

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Shafqat Mehmood termed gender parity critical for TVET

Islamabad, May 3, 2019: Federal Minister for Professional Training and Education Mr. Shafqat Mehmood launched three research studies on ‘Participatory gender assessment of NAVTTC and provincial TEVTAs’, ‘Organizational assessment of women TVET institutions’ and ‘Analysis of job market opportunities for ...

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Feature Stories

Quality and relevance of TVET stressed

Lahore March 11, 2019: The European Union ambassador to Pakistan Mr. Jean Francois Cautain stressed the need to upscale the reform within the technical education and vocational training (TVET) with focus on improving quality and relevance to the skills training. ...

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Jewels of Balochistan

By Sheher Bano It was nothing short of a surprise for a stranger seeing young Maazaallah, a mute and deaf trainee at the Gems & Jewelry Training and Manufacturing Centre (GJTMC), Quetta, dealing with his customers in a very professional ...

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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 …

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