Technical and vocational education has a vital role to play in Africa’s sustainable development

Gwamaka Kifukwe Everyone appreciates a quality craftsmanship, whether it is artistic or functional – and yet, we do not encourage our youths to pursue opportunities and livelihoods that require technical and vocational education. This is severely curtailing the potential for technical and vocational education to contribute to Sustainable Development – and much of the problem … Continue reading Technical and vocational education has a vital role to play in Africa’s sustainable development

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Series: Goal 4

Goal Four: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all This SDG is the extension of the second Millennium Development Goal (MDG) of achieving universal primary education. It has been acknowledged since the creation of the MDGs that there should probably be a more broad focus on education rather than … Continue reading The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Series: Goal 4