Study on Policies and Practices on TVET Teachers and Instructors in the Arab Region: validation workshop

Ten countries in the Arab Region namely Algeria, Kingdom of Bahrain, Egypt, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Lebanon, Kingdom of Morocco, Sultanate of Oman, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Tunisia have completed a Study of Policies and Practices on Technical and vocational education and training teachers and instructors in the Arab Region. The study is a joint initiative of the Member States, the International Task Force on Teachers for Education for All, the UNESCO Section for TVET, the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for TVET in Bonn, Germany, and the UNESCO Regional Bureau in Beirut.

The purpose of the validation workshop is to share and disseminate the outcomes of the study and the good practices. It will also explore collaborative actions in response to challenges.

Around 40 participants are expected, including a ministry official and an expert from each of the 10 participating countries, international experts on teachers and TVET and specialists from UNESCO, UNEVOC and the Task Force. The opening ceremony on 3 October will be chaired by the UNESCO Assistant-Director General for Education in the presence of Ambassadors and Permanent Delegates to UNESCO of the participating countries and of the Task Force Steering Committee members.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 03.10.2013 08:30 local time
End 04.10.2013 15:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Adubra, Edem
Organizer International Task Force on Teachers for EFA; UNESCO Section for TVET
Contact Ms. Puji Iryanti,; Mr. Yuxin Deng,
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7 place Fontenoy
Room Room IX
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 40
Official Website
Link 1 International Task Force on Teachers for EFA website
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