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Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development
(MHTESTD)

UNEVOC Centre (Ministry) since 2005

Major area of activity:

  • Direct and lead the development of long and short-term plans of Teacher Education and TVET ih tandem with the Ministry’s Strategic Plan.
  • Plan and prepare programmes on human and capital development in Teacher Education and TVET.
  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of programmes in Teacher Education and TVET
  • Maintain high quality standards in teaching and learning programmes in tertiary colleges
Principal Activities of the Ministry are to produce competent high level manpower through an effective quality higher and tertiary education and training system whose products are agents of development, social transformation and competitiveness in Zimbabwe and abroad.

The Department of Technical and Vocational Education formulates and disseminates policies that influence the establishment of an efficient national TVET System. It establishes major activities of institutions and consults stakeholders to meet national goals. It conducts surveys and skills audits in order to advise institutions on the country´s manpower needs. It is responsible for maintaining a responsive information system on TVET programmes implemented by the ministry.

The TVET Dept assists TVET institutions in designing and maintaining local infromation systems for their purposes, head office and stakeholders such as industry and commerce. The Dept also evaluates and determines the impact of TVET policies and programmes in relation to industry and commerce.


Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
  
Sharing knowledge about TVET
 
  Secondary focus
  
Developing knowledge
 
 
Primary focus
  
Developing and building capacities
 
 
Primary focus
  

Beneficiaries

Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
  
Teachers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Researchers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Policy makers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Private sector
 
  Secondary focus
  


Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
   
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Migration
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
OER and Online Learning
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Equity of access in TVET
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Gender equality in TVET
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Fostering entrepreneurship
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
 
 
  Interested to contribute
   

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
  
Capacity development projects
 
  Moderately interested
  
Policy oriented projects
 
 
Highly interested
  
Knowledge development
 
  Moderately interested
  
Workshops and conferences
 
  Moderately interested
  


Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
  
Within my cluster
 
 
Highly interested
  
With Africa
 
 
Highly interested
  
With the Arab States
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Asia and the Pacific
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Europe, CIS and North America
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Latin America and the Caribbean
 
  Moderately interested
  




Contact

Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development (MHTESTD)
Cnr Samora Machel Avenue and Simon Muzenda Street
Harare
Zimbabwe

http://www.mhtestd.gov.zw/

local time now: ~08:01 ±1 hour daylight saving time

Head of UNEVOC Centre
Johnsai Tandi Dewah
Acting Principal Director Academic Affairs



UNEVOC Coordinator
Christopher Mudzingwa
Principal Manpower Planning and Development Officer

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News

27 October 2015
UNEVOC attends Regional Meeting in Harare and Mutare, Zimbabwe
From 14 to 16 October, 60 participants from eight countries representing ministries, youth organisations, NGOs and other UN agencies met in Harare and Mutare in Zimbabwe for a Regional TVET Meeting.
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