Intermediary Partner Meeting in Ghana

From 3 to 5 April 2024, Skilling EcoVET partners met in Accra, Ghana, for the project second face-to-face meeting. Three days full of discussions, exchange of ideas on what has been achieved so far, and planning for the future activities. The event also served to host the project’s first Public-Private Partnership Cluster. Representatives from Association […]

Project’s first on-site training in Ghana

In February 2024, the project’s first on-site training on Organic Farming and Business Plan was held in the Bono Region of Ghana. Five days of in-depth training in which the eight participants were guided through theoretical and practical sessions on how to manage a greenhouse and find local and organic solutions for pest control, as […]

Launch of the Social Media Campaign “Think Green Act Greener”

The Skilling EcoVET partners are happy to announce the launch of the social media campaign “Think Green Act Greener: How to make your VET institution more sustainable.” The goal is to raise awareness about sustainability and the importance of embracing green practices in VET centers. Indeed, this process can allow students and teachers to explore […]

Peer Review – Senegal

The second Peer Review of the Skilling EcoVET project that took place in Dakar, Senegal, from the 27th to the 29th of November 2023 has recently come to an end.  The partners involved were the Société Saint François de Salles (Senegal), DBYN (Ghana), LUOVI (Finland) and VIS (Senegal). In addition, the three Salesian centers from […]

Upcoming activities for the end of 2023

In September, the Skilling EcoVET partners virtually met to plan and discuss the next steps of the project. In the coming months, several trainings will be held in Ghana and Senegal on different topics: from Competence-Based Approaches in Education to Organic Agriculture and Women’s Entrepreneurship, and much more. And at the end of November, a Peer Review […]

Launching the Skilling Eco VET project: the kick-off meeting in Ghana.

The partners of Skilling Eco VET, a project co-funded by the European Commission to foster the transition of VET to emerging labor market to boost employability in Ghana and Senegal, celebrated their first in-person meeting from the 19th to the 21st of April 2023 in Accra (Ghana). The event was hosted by Don Bosco Youth Network and gathered participants from the partners organizations […]