24 February 2020
Just published: Facilitating female employment in Jordan
The youth unemployment rate in Jordan for the year of 2018 stands at a staggering 37.2%, which is noted to be one of the highest figures in the past 30 years and among the highest globally. Of this group, females are the worse affected, and despite having a slightly higher ratio of educated females to males, the female labour force participation rate is at only 14%. What are the main trends and how can these trends be reversed?

Read Maram Al Khatib's blog on the YEM Blogs and Thinkpiece Series (more)
9 January 2020
Soo-Hyang Choi appointed Director of UNESCO-UNEVOC
UNESCO-UNEVOC is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Soo-Hyang Choi as its new Director. Ms. Choi has more than 30 years of experience in the field of education and previously held the position of Director of the Division for Peace and Sustainable Development within UNESCO’s Education Sector. (more)
20 December 2019
UNESCO-UNEVOC Global Forum: Advancing Learning and Innovation in TVET
UNESCO-UNEVOC organized a Global Learning Forum on Advancing Learning and Innovation in TVET on 2-3 December 2019 in Bonn, Germany. More than 100 participants from 40 countries discussed concrete steps for designing innovative practices and solutions that promote excellence and inclusion in TVET. (more)
19 December 2019
Entrepreneurial learning in TVET
The newly released UNESCO-UNEVOC discussion paper on entrepreneurial learning provides insight into the different approaches to mainstreaming entrepreneurial learning and illustrates the contribution of the key pillars that make up the entrepreneurial learning ecosystem. (more)
4 December 2019
First UNESCO-UNEVOC Global OER Grant Programme
In November 2019, UNESCO Member States adopted a Recommendation on Open Educational Resources (OER)- a key tool for the achievement of SDG4. As a follow-up to this recommendation, UNESCO-UNEVOC launched its First Global OER Grant Programme for the development of such resources for TVET on 3 December 2019. (more)
2 December 2019
UNESCO-UNEVOC launches the BILT project
The Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET (BILT) project was launched on 2 December 2019 in Bonn, Germany, during the UNEVOC Global Forum on Advancing Learning and Innovation in TVET. (more)
26 November 2019
Greening TVET through strategic partnerships
Greening technical and vocational education and training (TVET) is an emerging concept that has gathered momentum in the international community in recent years. TVET is directly linked to the labour market and hence plays a key role in providing knowledge and skills to facilitate the transition to greener economies and societies. (more)
5 November 2019
Virtual conference on AI in education and training
UNESCO-UNEVOC is holding a virtual conference on ‘Artificial Intelligence in education and training’. The virtual conference will be held on the TVeT Forum from 11 to 15 November 2019. (more)
24 October 2019
BILT workshop on Greening TVET
On 23-24 October 2019, UNESCO-UNEVOC’s Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET(BILT) project held a thematic workshop in Malta on Greening TVET. The workshop was hosted MCAST and took stock of current challenges related to the growing demand for green skills and the impact of integrating green skills into the curriculum. (more)
23 October 2019
Trends Mapping - Innovation in TVET
UNESCO-UNEVOC is pleased to announce the release of a new publication: Trends Mapping on Innovation in TVET. The study contributes to the international community’s understanding of innovation in TVET by presenting an innovative practice framework along with inspiring practices. (more)

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