German society for international cooperation (GIZ)

Joint projects \ technical assistance programs of the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ)

The "Promotion of Employment and Vocational Education Project. Phase 3" aims to improve the quality of vocational education by supporting formal and non-formal vocational education systems. This includes improving the quality of labour market services with a focus on counseling and career guidance, as well as expanding close collaboration and dialogue with employers; promoting youth employment: developing and delivery of market-oriented modular training courses.

Project duration: 2017-2018

Grant amount: 3 million Euros

Expected outcome: Improved quality of vocational education; increased satisfaction of employers and job seekers with the labor market services; increased recognition of certificates of primary vocational education among employers and graduates.

The "Professional Education in Central Asia" project focused on improving the quality of education and professional development of specialists and managerial personnel in the field of food production technology, is implemented according to regionally comparable and international standards.

Project duration: 2017-2019

Expected outcomes: Teachers of "Food technology" in vocational educational institutions have improved didactics, special didactics and professional pedagogy skills. Cooperation between educational and research institutions, companies, as well as responsible government bodies on training and advanced training of specialists in food production technology and vocational education is operationalised at the national level.

More information about GIZ's activity in Kyrgyzstan you can find on its website http://www.giz.de/en/worldwide/356.html