Reorienting Technical and Vocational Education and Training Towards the Green Economy

This seminar is organized by the Regional Bureau for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (OREALC/UNESCO Santiago) and the National Learning Institute of Costa Rica. It aims to: share good practices and experiences between the countries of the region; identify challenges and opportunities for the reorientation of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) toward green jobs; come up with recommendations to strengthen TVET for green jobs in the region; and develop competencies in the management of solid waste.  

dates: 11-15 March 2013   location: San Jose, Costa Rica   contact: UNESCO Santiago   phone: +56 (2) 2472 46 00   fax: +56 (2) 2655 10 46/7   e-mail: santiago@unesco.org   www: http://portal.unesco.org/geography/en/ev.php-URL_ID=16390&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html