Training of TVET Teachers and Teacher-Trainers in the Asia-Pacific Region

  • Chiranjib Kumar Basu


The Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education (CPSC), Manila, is a regional organization which aims to improve the quality and relevance of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in the Asia-Pacific region. CPSC is entirely devoted to the cause of strengthening training, research and development activities in TVET in its nineteen member countries.


Millennium Development Goal Pacific Country Continue Education Program Training Technology Global Workforce 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chiranjib Kumar Basu
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  1. 1.Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician EducationManilaPhilippines

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