UNESCO-UNEVOC Logo

Logo UNESCO-UNEVOC

UNESCO-UNEVOC Logo open menu
 

About Us

The UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre: Who We Are | What We Do | Working With Us | Get in Touch


Our Network

The UNEVOC Network: Learn About the Network | Explore the Network
For Members: UNEVOC Centre Dashboard


Skills for Work and Life

Thematic Areas: Youth Employment | Greening TVET | Access, Equity & Quality | TVET in a Digital World | Other Themes
Our Key Programmes & Projects: i-hubs: Skills for Innovation Hubs | YEM: Youth Employment in the Mediterranean | BILT: Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET | UNEVOC TVET Leadership Programme | WYSD: World Youth Skills Day
Past Activities: TVET Global Forums


Knowledge Resources

Our Services & Resources: Publications | TVeT Forum | Virtual Conferences | TVET Country Profiles | TVETipedia Glossary | Promising & Innovative Practices
Events: Major TVET Events | UNEVOC Network News


UNEVOC TVET Online Library

Access TVET-related publications and resources from UNESCO-UNEVOC and other UNESCO entities.
 


download
Publisher/s:  UNESCO-UNEVOC
Published:  2006 in Germany

Meeting Report: TVET for Sustainable Development, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2-5 July 2006

Opportunities and Challenges

About 70 technical and vocational education and training (TVET) experts from around Asia and several European countries gathered in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from 2-5 July 2006 to synthesise and extend current examples of international best practice in reorienting TVET for sustainable development.

The international conference on “TVET for Sustainable Development – Opportunities and Challenges” was a contribution to the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development. It aimed to emphasise the importance of TVET for sustainable development as a key part of the agenda to be followed during the UN Decade.

In particular, the discussions focused on:

Reviewing the nature, purpose and scope of development and sustainable development and the relevance of the changing international discourse for TVET, Analysing invited case studies of best practice in reorienting TVET for sustainable development, Analysing the opportunities for, and challenges to, reorienting TVET for sustainable development, and Identifying strategies for building capacity in reorienting TVET for sustainable development.


share on
   





 

unevoc.unesco.org

Data privacy statement | Contacts | © UNESCO-UNEVOC