Government of Korea, Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), has agreed to grant US$ 5 million for the The project of Enhancing the Quality of TVET through Capacity Building of TVET Instructors in Nepal. Secretary, Ministry of Finance with Ambassador, Government of Korea exchanged Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 26th September, 2018 at Ministry of Finance.
The overall goal of this project is to expand the employability opportunity for youth and elderly through capacity building of TVET instructors and trainers of Training Institute for Technical Instruction (TITI), Nepal. It also aims to strengthen human resource capacity development of TVET trainers by establishing an Information Technology Center in TITI. Moreover, Gender Equality Social Inclusion (GESI) has been given emphasis through fund monitoring and fellowship.
KOICA on behalf of Korean government and CTEVT/TITI on behalf of Nepal government will be the implementing agencies. The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology will coordinate CTEVT/ TITI for necessary policy level support for project implementation. The duration of project is 2018 to 2020 AD. This project will help to uplift skills and knowledge of trainers associated with TVET sector which has been realized as a needed phenomenon in vocational training.