▸ Published on 06 April 2017

The expected outputs include a set of recommendations that will help policy formulators and implementers to better understand and appreciate the challenges confronting TVET in Africa as well as policy guidelines for the development of pragmatic strategies that would support the revitalization of holistic national TVET systems that are responsive to both market and learner needs.

ADEA 2017 Triennale - Senegal

▸ Published on 17 February 2017

Abidjan, 16th February 2017 – The flagship event of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), the 2017 Triennale, initially scheduled to take place in Marrakesh, the Kingdom of Morocco from the14th to the 17th of March 2017, will now take place in the Republic of Senegal under the high patronage of His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal and Lead Champion for the Committee of Ten Champion African Heads of State on Education, Science and Technology.

▸ Published on 16 February 2017

Webinars are open to all - most especially , Ministries of Education and Finance Directors, Vice Chancellors, Registrars, Directors of Finance and Internal Audits, Research and Development Units of African Universities and Institutions of Higher Education, Leaders and Finance Directorates of the African Centres of Excellence (ACE), Development Cooperation Partners, Non-Governmental Organizations, African Diaspora, Youth Organizations, and others.

▸ Published on 20 December 2016

The Steering Committee on Education for Sustainable Development Goals 2030 developed a roadmap of activities for 2017-2019 during its second meeting held from 8th to 9th November 2016 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France. ADEA represents regional organizations in Group V (a) – Africa of the Steering Committee, which also comprises the Member States of Benin, Kenya and Zambia...

▸ Published on 08 December 2016

USAID and its partners have launched an initiative named “the Global Book Alliance (GBA),” aimed at transforming and advancing current book design, acquisition, distribution and use especially in Africa and Asia. As an implementation partner on the African continent, ADEA will provide its contribution to the launch and promotion of this initiative through the stakeholders in the book chain, educationists, communication specialists, and African decision makers...

▸ Published on 05 December 2016

At the invitation of the Minister of National Education in Angola, a team of experts peer reviewed the performance of the country’s education system from 22nd October to 6th November 2016. The activity is within the framework of a Memorandum signed on 17th July 2015 by His Excellency the Minister of National Education for Angola, Dr. Pinda Simao, and ADEA’s Executive Secretary, Ms. Oley Dibba-Wadda...

▸ Published on 02 December 2016

Abidjan, 2nd December 2016 – On the occasion of the 2017 Continental Validation Meeting organized by the Association for ADEA in partnership with the Republic of Egypt, the country’s Minister for Higher Education and Scientific Research, Hon. Prof. Dr. Ashraf El Shihy highlighted the core role of ADEA in fostering education, training and development in Africa...

▸ Published on 24 November 2016

ADEA through its Working Group on Higher Education (WGHE) - hosted by the Association of African Universities (AAU) - has developed the 6th interactive webinar on the theme "Promoting Peace Education and Conflict Prevention/Resolution in African Universities"...

▸ Published on 19 November 2016

His Excellency Prof. Dr. Ashraf El Shihy, Minister for Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Republic of Egypt, President of the African Union's Specialized Technical Committee on Education, Science and Technology (STC-EST) and Steering Committee Chairperson of ADEA invited the Association to hold the 2017 Triennale Continental Validation Meeting in Cairo, Egypt from 22ndto 23rd November 2016...

▸ Published on 09 November 2016

On October 31st, Ms. Oley Dibba-Wadda, ADEA Executive Secretary met with H.E. Shri R. Ravindra, Ambassador of India to Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea and Liberia to discuss on a potential strategic partnership...

▸ Published on 09 November 2016

The Ministry of Technical Education and Vocational Training of Côte d’Ivoire in collaboration with the Inter-Country Quality Node for Technical and Vocational Skills Development (ICQN-TVSD) and ADEA launched a seminar in Abidjan from 7th to 8th November on the theme: "Fostering Continuing Education and Training".

▸ Published on 02 November 2016

ADEA through its Working Group on Higher Education (WGHE) - hosted by the Association of African Universities (AAU) - has developed the 5th interactive webinar on the theme "Promoting Continental Integration Through the Harmonization of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in African Higher Education"...