Ensuring Wider Access to the Primary Vocational Education and Training in Kyrgyzstan

Project Overview

Project Title Ensuring Wider Access to the Primary Vocational Education and Training in Kyrgyzstan
Project Number EuropeAid/131405/L/ACT/KG
Country Kyrgyzstan
Overall Project Value(EUR) 0 - 500 000
Project Start – Project End February 1, 2012–October 1, 2013
Project Status Closed

Funding and Implementing Organizations

Origin of Funding European Union
Project Budget(EUR) 152,078
Implementing Organization / Consortium

Center for Public Policy, Kirgizstan - Lead
Network of Education Policy Centers

Contact / Team Leader / Project Team

Medet Tiulegenov, Email: tiulegenov@gmail.com
Tel: +996 312 621 410

Beneficiary Vulnerable groups including people with disabilities and socially disadvantaged people

Project Summary, Objectives and Results

Project Summary

Ensuring wider access to the primary vocational education and training (PVET) through: a) identifying the needs of vulnerable groups and PVET institutions and development of resource centres at PVET institutions b) spreading the relevant experience in pilot regions and c) elaborating policy recommendations for better access at national and regional levels.

Project Objectives

The overall objective is to ensure wider access to primary vocational education and training. More specifically, to identify the needs of vulnerable groups and development of resource centres at primary vocational education and training institutions; to spread the relevant experience in the pilot regions; and to elaborate policy recommendations for better access at the national and regional levels.

Education Sector VET (IVET & CVET)
Components of the Education Process Education Policy Advice & Development, Institutional strengthening & capacity building, Social Partnership
Occupational Field Not applicable
Target Groups Decision-makers and managers in VET and HE institutions, Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers
Related Projects

Second Vocational Education and Skills Development Project

Skills and Entrepreneurship Development

Activities

I. Identification of needs and constraints of vulnerable groups.
II. Selection and development of resource centers.
III. Elaboration and spread of practices of better access to other institutions in the pilot regions.
IV. Elaboration and communication of policy recommendations at the regional and national levels.

Project Results

Overall the project is foreseen to develop replicable practices of better access to primary vocational education and training at an institutional level. This includes building up functioning resource centers that will elaborate new practices for the primary vocational education and training system; and making policy recommendations at the regional and national levels on improving vulnerable groups’ access to primary vocational education and training.

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